What does dramatize mean?

Definitions for dramatize
ˈdræm əˌtaɪz, ˈdrɑ mə-dra·ma·tize

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dramatize, dramatise, adopt(verb)

    put into dramatic form

    "adopt a book for a screenplay"

  2. dramatize, dramatise(verb)

    represent something in a dramatic manner

    "These events dramatize the lack of social responsibility among today's youth"

  3. embroider, pad, lard, embellish, aggrandize, aggrandise, blow up, dramatize, dramatise(verb)

    add details to

Wiktionary

  1. dramatize(Verb)

    To adapt a literary work so that it can be performed in the theatre, or on radio or television.

  2. dramatize(Verb)

    To present something in a dramatic or melodramatic manner.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dramatize(verb)

    to compose in the form of the drama; to represent in a drama; to adapt to dramatic representation; as, to dramatize a novel, or an historical episode

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. dramatiser.]

How to pronounce dramatize?

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How to say dramatize in sign language?

  1. dramatize

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dramatize in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dramatize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of dramatize in a Sentence

  1. Dmitry Peskov:

    I would not dramatize the situation.

  2. Jill Soloway:

    When the time came to bring the' Transparent' journey to a close, it was clear that saying goodbye to Maura Pfefferman was our path forward, in this musical finale, we dramatize the death of Maura Pfefferman in an odyssey of comedy and melancholy told through the joyful prism of melody and dance.

Images & Illustrations of dramatize

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