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θiˈæ trɪ kəlthe·atri·cal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. theatrical performance, theatrical, representation, histrionicsadjective

    a performance of a play

  2. theatricaladjective

    of or relating to the theater

  3. theatricaladjective

    suited to or characteristic of the stage or theater

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

Wiktionary

  1. theatricalnoun

    A stage performance, especially one by amateurs.

  2. theatricaladjective

    Of or relating to the theatre.

  3. theatricaladjective

    Fake and exaggerated.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Theatricaladjective

    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

Freebase

  1. Theatrical

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

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Numerology

  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

Examples of theatrical in a Sentence

  1. 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.

  2. Robert Mueller:

    The' story' tends to get lost. A theatrical event like this makes the story very clear and easy to understand. It gives focus and emotion.

  3. Shawn Robbins:

    It's a challenging and sensitive subject to address. It largely depends on the length of theatrical closures in China, so we have to wait and see, will audiences be eager to get out and start seeing movies again once given the all-clear ? Will there be a temporary hesitation ? These are unknown elements that will contribute and unfold over the next weeks and months.

  4. Alfonso Cuaron:

    If they do good movies, they should be recognized...I'm very happy that they're embracing diversity ... in a time in which the theatrical experience had become so gentrified, i just hope that this opens up the game. And what is very needed is a balance between the two economic models – the theaters and the (streaming) platforms, because that's only going to be good for cinema.

  5. Phoebe Waller-Bridge:

    I hope this filmed performance of' Fleabag' can help raise money while providing a little theatrical entertainment in these isolated times, thank you to all our partners and to the creative team who have waived their royalties from this production to raise money for such vital causes in this unbelievably challenging situation. All money raised will support the people throughout our society who are fighting for us on the frontlines and those financially devastated by the crisis, including those in the theatre community.

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