Definition of 'drama'
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It was part of my training at drama school. The Sun (2016)Cosy period dramas make for perfect winter viewing but are often filmed in summer. The Sun (2016)It is unusual for the action in a theatre auditorium to rival the drama on the stage. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Off it, their own drama was playing out in identical fashion. The Sun (2016)Who doesn't love a period crime drama? The Sun (2016)Great sci-fi drama sees two new guests head to the futuristic cowboy park. The Sun (2016)When a tutor advised her to apply for tutor drama school, she took the plunge. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He now stars in US drama Elementary. The Sun (2017)A troubling drama set against the backdrop of the Korean War in which a young man gets involved with a precocious fellow student. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The drama was played out on a global stage. SPICE: The History of a Temptation (2004)We also use more serious drama than we used to. Christianity Today (2000)The next step is to apply for drama courses at local colleges or drama schools. The Sun (2011)It is a prize that literature or drama students anywhere in the world would envy. Times, Sunday Times (2012)She taught me how to live life through drama and art. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Those taking theatre and drama lessons decreased from nearly half to less than a third. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The hostage drama was the second incident of its kind in three years. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Not all sounds used in radio dramas are produced in this way. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Under the new system the drama of the moment would probably have been lost. Times, Sunday Times (2009)These range from dull practicalities to looming emotional dramas. Times, Sunday Times (2006)To discard the stage of the drama of life. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The drama played to his vanity as well as his instincts as a political gambler. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He went to drama school at the suggestion of a girlfriend. Times, Sunday Times (2007)She finds herself trying to save lives while directing a live hostage drama. Times, Sunday Times (2016)This is the worst period drama of the year, and the whole cast know it. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He was deeply involved in drama productions in Cambridge. Times, Sunday Times (2011)The show continues to dazzle audiences with its songs, drama and magical sets. Times, Sunday Times (2006)You don't have to go to the theatre for drama. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He acted in school drama productions, sang and played trombone. Times, Sunday Times (2012)I'm ready to do a period drama again. The Sun (2014)Having done costume drama and serious roles, she's keen to try comedy. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'drama'
British English: drama /ˈdrɑːmə/ NOUN
A drama is a serious play for the theatre, television, or radio.
He acted in radio dramas.
- American English: drama
- Arabic: دراما
- Brazilian Portuguese: drama
- Chinese: 戏剧
- Croatian: drama
- Czech: drama
- Danish: drama
- Dutch: drama
- European Spanish: drama
- Finnish: näytelmä
- French: drame
- German: Drama
- Greek: δράμα
- Italian: dramma
- Japanese: 劇
- Korean: 극 연기하다
- Norwegian: drama
- Polish: dramat
- European Portuguese: drama
- Romanian: dramă
- Russian: драма
- Spanish: drama
- Swedish: skådespel
- Thai: บทละคร
- Turkish: dram
- Ukrainian: драма
- Vietnamese: kịch nói
Definition of drama from the Collins English Dictionary
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