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Synonyms for dramatic
drəˈmæt ɪkdra·mat·ic

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  1. dramaticadjective

    suitable to or characteristic of drama

    "a dramatic entrance in a swirling cape"; "a dramatic rescue at sea"

    Synonyms:
    spectacular, striking

    Antonyms:
    unspectacular, lyric, unimpressive, undramatic

  2. dramatic, spectacular, strikingadjective

    sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect

    "a dramatic sunset"; "a dramatic pause"; "a spectacular display of northern lights"; "it was a spectacular play"; "his striking good looks always created a sensation"

    Synonyms:
    salient, spectacular, outstanding, prominent, striking

    Antonyms:
    lyric, unimpressive, undramatic, unspectacular

  3. dramaticadjective

    pertaining to or characteristic of drama

    "dramatic arts"

    Synonyms:
    spectacular, striking

    Antonyms:
    lyric, undramatic, unimpressive, unspectacular

  4. dramaticadjective

    used of a singer or singing voice that is marked by power and expressiveness and a histrionic or theatrical style

    "a dramatic tenor"; "a dramatic soprano"

    Synonyms:
    spectacular, striking

    Antonyms:
    lyric, undramatic, unimpressive, unspectacular

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How to use dramatic in a sentence?

  1. Robert Duncan:

    There must be dramatic changes if The Postal Service is to succeed. Mr. DeJoy was selected to be that transformational leader, who can help strengthen the Postal Service for the long term.

  2. George Daniels on Wednesday:

    What were previously theoretical harms have proven to be true. We no longer need to imagine the worst-case scenario ; we are experiencing its dramatic effects in real time.

  3. Liz Ahua:

    Displaced people in northeastern Nigeria and across borders are in a very dramatic situation, they fear for their lives and are at this point unable to return to their homes.

  4. Elvis Picardo:

    When you have a dramatic decline like you've seen in oil prices, it could herald a turning point (in sentiment), i see a compelling buying opportunity in the energy space, but it's hard to convince people about that because of the ongoing cascade of bad news on oil.

  5. Emily Deschanel:

    I thought they did a great job coming up with a story that really kind of wraps up a lot of storylines and characters, it's dramatic but also satisfying in many ways. I thought they did an amazing job.

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