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Synonyms for drama
ˈdrɑ mə, ˈdræm ə

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. play, drama, dramatic play(noun)

    a dramatic work intended for performance by actors on a stage

    "he wrote several plays but only one was produced on Broadway"

    Synonyms:
    manoeuvre, looseness, fun, period of play, shimmer, play, bid, maneuver, caper, romp, dramatic event, gaming, sport, frolic, playing period, free rein, child's play, gambling, swordplay, gambol, dramatic play, turn

  2. drama, dramatic event(noun)

    an episode that is turbulent or highly emotional

    Synonyms:
    play, dramatic play, dramatic event

  3. drama(noun)

    the literary genre of works intended for the theater

    Synonyms:
    play, dramatic play, dramatic event

  4. drama(noun)

    the quality of being arresting or highly emotional

    Synonyms:
    play, dramatic play, dramatic event

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. drama(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dramatic composition

  2. drama(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dramatic literature

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "drama":

    dramas, tragedy, theatre, dramatic, theater, opera, tragic, theatrical, teatro

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How to use drama in a sentence?

  1. Anuj Somany:

    There is so much drama in most people’s lives that many persons, more often than not, do not even realize it; and one who is not like them will always have a tough time in going along with the others.

  2. Anonymous:

    Negative people need drama like oxygen. Stay positive. It'll take their breath away.

  3. Flannery O'Connor:

    Where there is no belief in the soul, there is very little drama . . . . Either one is serious about salvation or one is not. And it is well to realize that the maximum amount of seriousness admits the maximum amount of comedy. Only if we are secure in our beliefs can we see the comical side of the universe.

  4. AiR Atman in Ravi:

    Nothing is Real; it's a Cosmic Drama. We are just Actors; we Come and we Go. There will be Laughter; there will be Tears. Such is the Cosmic Show.

  5. Foreign Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault:

    France will not close its eyes to the drama of Aleppo.

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