- the art of performing or producing plays
- plays performed and produced by amateurs
- dramatic effect; esp., exaggerated emotionalism
Origin of dramatics; from dramatic: with reference, refer origin, originally to dramatic works, later to the art itself
noun(used with a sing. or pl. verb)
- The art or practice of acting and stagecraft.
- Dramatic or stagy behavior: Cut the dramatics and get to the point.