Definition of 'dramatic'
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The catalyst was a dramatic increase in wholesale fuel prices. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It did not have a dramatic effect on the game. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Previous generations would have been astonished by this dramatic change. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Retailers have had no choice but to reflect these dramatic increases in the prices they charge at the pumps. Times, Sunday Times (2016)So could it have dramatic effects? Times, Sunday Times (2016)Those numbers hide some dramatic changes. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The experience had a dramatic and permanent effect on Fraser. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In America too they craved dramatic change. The Sun (2016)Within months he had made a dramatic impact. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The effect is dramatic when the effort drops off. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Their meeting had been a dramatic one. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There will be a far more dramatic increase in tax credits for the poorest families. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Yet it all lacked real emotional bite and dramatic momentum. Times, Sunday Times (2010)This dramatic action is almost normal for the coast. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But serious dramatic roles have eluded him in recent years. Times, Sunday Times (2007)There were other dramatic changes taking place at the time of the impact anyway. The Crisis of Life on Earth - our legacy from the second millenium (1990)The changes wrought had an equally dramatic impact right across the wage scale. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Poor timing can have an equally dramatic effect in the opposite direction. Times, Sunday Times (2010)All patients but one presented a dramatic improvement of the condition of the skin. The Sun (2011)The ambitious blueprint calls for a dramatic increase in wind and wave power. The Sun (2008)The parlous circumstances should not be an excuse for inaction but rather a spur for dramatic action. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Perhaps the same thing that prompts the dramatic and inexplicable changes in your friends. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Some universities complain that the impact has been dramatic. Times, Sunday Times (2015)But it certainly had a dramatic effect on the players. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The implications for the dramatic action of the opera are manifold. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Each campaign seems to be more exciting and dramatic than the last and this one looks no exception. The Sun (2013)That is just one dramatic example of what happens quietly all the time in synagogues and other places of worship. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The boom in circulation of ideas was accompanied by a dramatic increase in the exchange of commodities and manufactured objects. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)He went on to become a serious dramatic actor and stalwart of Hollywood. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It's great and exciting and dramatic. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The trauma is still evident today, as the last survivors finally tell their dramatic and emotional stories. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I considered it powerful and dramatic. Christianity Today (2000)
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Translations for 'dramatic'
British English: dramatic /drəˈmætɪk/ ADJECTIVE
A dramatic change is sudden and noticeable.
It was a dramatic improvement.
- American English: dramatic
- Arabic: دراميّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: dramático
- Chinese: 戏剧性的
- Croatian: dramatičan
- Czech: dramatický
- Danish: dramatisk
- Dutch: dramatisch
- European Spanish: drástico
- Finnish: dramaattinen
- French: dramatique
- German: dramatisch
- Greek: δραματικός
- Italian: drammatico
- Japanese: 演劇の
- Korean: 극적인
- Norwegian: dramatisk
- Polish: dramatyczny
- European Portuguese: dramático
- Romanian: dramatic, major
- Russian: драматический
- Spanish: dramático
- Swedish: dramatisk
- Thai: อย่างรวดเร็ว
- Turkish: dramatik
- Ukrainian: драматичний
- Vietnamese: kịch tính
Definition of dramatic from the Collins English Dictionary
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