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  • n. theatrical behaviour and mannerisms

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A theatrical, showy, or stagy action or thing.
  • n. The state or character of being theatrical; theatrical appearance; histrionism.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. an artificial and mannered quality


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