from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having a theatrical, especially an artificial or affected, character or quality.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. theatrical
- adj. unnaturally showy
- adj. melodramatic
- adj. sensationalized
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Having an air or manner characteristic of the stage; theatrical; artificial; ; -- chiefly used depreciatively.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Savoring of the stage; theatrieal; conventional in manner: in a depreciatory sense.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having characteristics of the stage especially an artificial and mannered quality
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