histrionic definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or associated with actors or acting.
    • extremely dramatic or psychological; impacted.
    • Of, or regarding actors or acting
    • Excessively remarkable or emotional, specially aided by the purpose to draw attention.
    • Of or regarding the phase or a stageplayer; befitting a theatre; theatrical.
    • Affectedly dramatic; insincerely emotional; -- occasionally found in a poor feeling.
    • feature of acting or a stage performance; usually affected
  • others:
    • related to stars or performing; befitting the stage; theatrical; for this reason, feigned for result; unreal.
  • noun:
    • A dramatic performer; a stage-player.
    • plural the skill of theatrical representation; remarkable manner or expression: as, the histrionics of a stump-speaker.

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