Associations to the word «Drama»


DRAMA, noun. A composition, normally in prose, telling a story and intended to be represented by actors impersonating the characters and speaking the dialogue
DRAMA, noun. Such a work for television, radio or the cinema (usually one that is not a comedy)
DRAMA, noun. Theatrical plays in general
DRAMA, noun. A situation in real life that has the characteristics of such a theatrical play
DRAMA, noun. (slang) Rumor, lying or exaggerated reaction to life events; melodrama; an angry dispute or scene; intrigue or spiteful interpersonal maneuvering.
DRAMA, proper noun. A town in Greece.
DRAMA DOCUMENTARY, noun. A docudrama
DRAMA LLAMA, noun. (slang) A histrionic person. [from the 1990s]
DRAMA LLAMAS, noun. Plural of drama llama
DRAMA QUEEN, noun. (idiomatic) (informal) Any exaggeratedly dramatic person.
DRAMA QUEENS, noun. Plural of drama queen

Dictionary definition

DRAMA, noun. A dramatic work intended for performance by actors on a stage; "he wrote several plays but only one was produced on Broadway".
DRAMA, noun. An episode that is turbulent or highly emotional.
DRAMA, noun. The literary genre of works intended for the theater.
DRAMA, noun. The quality of being arresting or highly emotional.

Wise words

The chief difference between words and deeds is that words are always intended for men for their approbation, but deeds can be done only for God.
Leo Tolstoy