Definitions for Dramatic
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word Dramatic.
suitable to or characteristic of drama
"a dramatic entrance in a swirling cape"; "a dramatic rescue at sea"
dramatic, spectacular, strikingadjective
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.
Etymology: From δραματικός, from δρᾶμα, from δράω.
Dramatic refers to situations, events, or anything that is filled with action, emotion, tension, or conflict, often creating an intense, interesting, or impressive effect. In literature or performing arts, dramatic refers to a genre that involves exciting, emotional, or unexpected elements, typically through plays, movies, or television programs. It can also pertain to how a person behaves, often suggesting an over-expressive or exaggerated style.
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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
The numerical value of Dramatic in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of Dramatic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
The NFL was a dramatic and courageous act on Colin Kaepernick taking a knee part because history would tell anybody that pays attention that it would be really unlikely Colin Kaepernick taking a knee'll get a coaching job after that, to have the guts to share the things Colin Kaepernick taking a knee did really opened up a discussion that was already opened but now in a much more dramatic way. This an insider as opposed to someone from the outside talking about what needs to happen and what has happened.
To my surprise, the scene was even more dramatic than I expected. I thought the fox would drop the rabbit, giving the eagle an easy dinner, instead, the fox, with its jaw still clenched on the rabbit, inadvertently got snagged by the bald eagle. The eagle lifted the young fox and rabbit into the sky triggering an even more dramatic struggle.
Watching foreign affairs is sometimes like watching a magician the eye is drawn to the hand performing the dramatic flourishes, leaving the other hand-the one doing the important job-unnoticed.
The courage of life is often a less dramatic spectacle than the courage of a final moment but it is no less than a magnificent mixture of triumph and tragedy.
I knew that operas were very dramatic and that his life was very dramatic and so it was pretty easy early on to say' Hey, I wonder if we can actually understand these performances of particular arias and use them in the film so in a way we're kind of telling his story', we're almost making an opera about Pavarotti using these arias and these great performances because the performances are just staggering.
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Translations for Dramatic
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- asombroso, dramáticoSpanish
- draamallinen, dramaattinenFinnish
- dramatique, spectaculaireFrench
- դրամատիկական, դրամատիկArmenian
- драмати́чный, драмати́ческийRussian
- kịch tínhVietnamese
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