What does theatrical mean?

Definitions for theatrical
θiˈæ trɪ kəlthe·atri·cal

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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"

Wiktionary

  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

Freebase

  1. Theatrical

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

How to pronounce theatrical?

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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say theatrical in sign language?

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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. Stephen Sondheim:

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

  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. 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.

  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. Jerry Weintraub:

    I have a hit book, I have a wonderful life and I'm doing a million things in the theatrical business. Why would I have any regrets? i can't have any regrets. They'd have to give me a lobotomy.

Images & Illustrations of theatrical

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