|a.||1.||Of or pertaining to the drama; |
|2.||suitable to or characteristic of or having the qualities of, a drama; theatrical; |
|3.||striking in appearance or effect; vivid; having a thrilling effect; |
|4.||(Music) marked by power and expressiveness and a histrionic or theatrical style; - of a singer or singing voice; |
|Adj.||1.||dramatic - suitable to or characteristic of drama; "a dramatic entrance in a swirling cape"; "a dramatic rescue at sea"|
undramatic - lacking dramatic force and quality; "moved with quiet force and undramatic bearing"
|2.||dramatic - 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"|
|3.||dramatic - pertaining to or characteristic of drama; "dramatic arts"|
|4.||dramatic - 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"|
lyric - used of a singer or singing voice that is light in volume and modest in range; "a lyric soprano"