A Word A Day : Histrionic
Word of 7th June 2007: A Word A Day-Histrionic
Histrionic( Adjective )Histrionic
(HIS tree ON ik): overly dramatic, theatrical
request for a raise embarrassed everyone in the office. She gesticulated wildly, jumped up and down, pulled out handfuls of hair, threw herself to the ground and groaned in agony.
The Chairman's histrionic
Presentation convinced no one. Histrionic
behavior is refereed to as histrionics
The young actor's histrionics
made everyone in the audience squirm.
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