What is another word for Histrion?

Pronunciation: [hˈɪstɹi͡ən] (IPA)

Histrion is a word with Greek origins, which means an actor or performer. It is often used in a derogatory manner to describe a person who behaves in a theatrical or exaggerated manner. There are many synonyms for histrion that can be used to describe someone who is overly dramatic. Some of the synonyms include drama queen, ham, melodramatic, attention seeker, show-off, diva, and grandstander. These words can be used to describe someone who is excessively theatrical, or who seeks attention for their behavior. While these words can be used in a negative context, they can also be used in a playful or teasing manner among friends.

Synonyms for Histrion:

What are the hypernyms for Histrion?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Histrion

The intensity of the golden age of the Histrion was the intensity of his good faith.
"A Small Boy and Others"
Henry James
A Histrion angular and profound?
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Oscar Wilde

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