What does Theatrical mean?

Definitions for Theatricalθiˈæ trɪ kəl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Theatrical.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. theatrical performance, theatrical, representation, histrionics(adj)

    a performance of a play

  2. theatrical(adj)

    of or relating to the theater

  3. theatrical(adj)

    suited to or characteristic of the stage or theater

    "a theatrical pose"; "one of the most theatrical figures in public life"


  1. theatrical(Noun)

    A stage performance, especially one by amateurs.

  2. theatrical(Adjective)

    Of or relating to the theatre.

  3. theatrical(Adjective)

    Fake and exaggerated.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Theatrical(adj)

    of or pertaining to a theater, or to the scenic representations; resembling the manner of dramatic performers; histrionic; hence, artificial; as, theatrical performances; theatrical gestures


  1. Theatrical

    Theatrical was an Irish-bred Thoroughbred racehorse who won the 1987 Breeders' Cup Turf and was a successful sire.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Theatrical in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Theatrical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lindsay Sundmark:

    It looked at first like he was just being theatrical and lying down on the stage.

  2. Stephen Sondheim:

    I was knocked out -- I thought it was wonderful, they seemed so fresh and meticulous and theatrical.

  3. Paul Dergarabedian:

    Theatrical is the engine that drives everything else. I don't think this is a sudden gateway to studios wanting to release films this way.

  4. Lyndall Hobbs:

    Michael had an appetite for life that was unmatched in my opinion, a unique man who put on hundreds of shows and truly was a theatrical pioneer.

  5. Phil Contrino:

    At the end of the day a theatrical release still generates a lot of publicity, it gets a movie reviewed – every person that goes to watch that movie is paying for it.

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