Synonyms of 'drama'
1 playDictionary, show, stage show
He acted in radio dramas.
2 theatreDictionary, acting, dramatic art
He knew nothing of Greek drama.
subject word lists:Types of drama
Drama is life with the dull bits cut out
The drama is make-believe. It does not deal with the truth but with effect– The Summing Up]
Life is full of internal dramas, instantaneous and sensational, played to an audience of one
pantomime: a play in which the story is told without violence to the language. The least disagreeable form of dramatic action– The Devil's Dictionary]
for what's a play without a woman in it?– The Spanish Tragedy]
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Acting is the activity or profession of performing in plays or films.
She has returned home to pursue her career in acting.
A play is a piece of writing which is performed in a theatre, on the radio, or on television.
The company put on a play about the homeless.
Thesaurus for drama from the Collins English Thesaurus
A drama is a serious play for the theatre , television, or radio.