Synonyms for dramatic

Synonyms for (adj) dramatic

Synonyms: dramatic

Definition: suitable to or characteristic of drama

Usage: a dramatic entrance in a swirling cape; a dramatic rescue at sea

Similar words: melodramatic

Definition: having the excitement and emotional appeal of melodrama

Usage: a melodramatic account of two perilous days at sea

Similar words: spectacular

Definition: characteristic of spectacles or drama

Usage: spectacular dives from the cliff

Similar words: hammy

Definition: affectedly dramatic; overacted

Synonyms: striking, spectacular, dramatic

Definition: sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect

Usage: 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

Similar words: impressive

Definition: making a strong or vivid impression

Usage: an impressive ceremony

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