miracle play definition

  • noun:
    • A medieval drama portraying events into the resides of saints and martyrs.
    • one of several old remarkable entertainments founded on legends of saints and martyrs or (see 2d Mystery, 2) on occasions associated into the Bible.
    • See wonder, 4.
    • a medieval play representing symptoms from life of a saint or martyr

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