What is another word for melodramas?

155 synonyms found


[ mˌɛlədɹˈɑːməz], [ mˌɛlədɹˈɑːməz], [ m_ˌɛ_l_ə_d_ɹ_ˈɑː_m_ə_z]

Synonyms for Melodramas:

How to use "Melodramas" in context?

Melodramas have a long and rich history. Often, the plots of melodramas are mixtures of love, tragedy and mystery. They are often commissioned by wealthy and powerful people who want to express their emotions in a more powerful way. The melodrama is often a romanticized portrayal of real life events.

Karen Horney, a psychoanalyst who wrote extensively on the subject of love, described melodrama as a type of love story in which the protagonist is in constant danger. In a melodrama, characters are often forced to make fateful choices that will determine the course of their lives.

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