1 of or relating to drama
2 like a drama in suddenness, emotional impact, etc.
4 acting or performed in a flamboyant way
5 (Music) (of a voice) powerful and marked by histrionic quality
n (Theatre) the irony occurring when the implications of a situation, speech, etc., are understood by the audience but not by the characters in the play
English Collins Dictionary - English Definition & Thesaurus
1 dramaturgic, dramaturgical, theatrical, Thespian
2 breathtaking, climactic, electrifying, emotional, exciting, high-octane (informal) melodramatic, sensational, shock-horror (facetious) startling, sudden, suspenseful, tense, thrilling
3 affecting, effective, expressive, impressive, moving, powerful, striking, vivid
2 & 3 ordinary, run-of-the-mill, undramatic, unexceptional, unmemorable
English Collins Dictionary - English synonyms & Thesaurus
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