Definitions for dramaticdrəˈmæt ɪk
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suitable to or characteristic of drama
"a dramatic entrance in a swirling cape"; "a dramatic rescue at sea"
dramatic, spectacular, striking(adj)
sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect
"a dramatic sunset"; "a dramatic pause"; "a spectacular display of northern lights"; "it was a spectacular play"; "his striking good looks always created a sensation"
pertaining to or characteristic of drama
used of a singer or singing voice that is marked by power and expressiveness and a histrionic or theatrical style
"a dramatic tenor"; "a dramatic soprano"
Of or relating to the drama.
Striking in appearance or effect.
Having a powerful, expressive singing voice.
Origin: From δραματικός, from δρᾶμα, from δράω.
alt. of Dramatical
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Rank popularity for the word 'dramatic' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2614
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'dramatic' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4514
Rank popularity for the word 'dramatic' in Adjectives Frequency: #351
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