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Drama

dra·ma

noun \ˈdrä-mə, ˈdra-\

Definition of DRAMA

1
a: a composition in verse or prose intended to portray life or character or to tell a story usually involving conflicts and emotions through action and dialogue and typically designed for theatrical performance : play— compare closet drama
 
b: a movie or television production with characteristics (as conflict) of a serious play; broadly: a play, movie, or television production with a serious tone or subject <a police drama>
2
: dramatic art, literature, or affairs
3
a: a state, situation, or series of events involving interesting or intense conflict of forces
 
b: dramatic state, effect, or quality <the drama of the courtroom proceedings>

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Drama