Synonyms of 'drama'
1 playDictionary, show, stage showHe acted in radio dramas.
2 theatreDictionary, acting, dramatic artHe knew nothing of Greek drama.
Types of drama
subject word lists
Drama is life with the dull bits cut outThe 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 onepantomime: 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.
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Thesaurus for drama from the Collins English Thesaurus
A drama is a serious play for the theatre , television, or radio.