Acting and Drama


Acting noun - The performance of a part or role in a drama.
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Synonyms for Acting

Drama is a synonym for acting in activity topic. In some cases you can use "Drama" instead a noun "Acting", when it comes to topics like theatrical mannerisms.

Nearby Words: act, action, active, acted, actor


Drama noun - The public performance of plays.
Usage example: he has been interested in drama from the first time he ever saw a play
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Synonyms for Drama

Acting is a synonym for drama in activity topic. You can use "Acting" instead a noun "Drama", if it concerns topics such as theatre, theatrical mannerisms.

How words are described

live live acting live drama
emotional emotional acting emotional drama
human human acting human drama
good good acting good drama
Other adjectives: full, best, short, original, genuine, actual, real, great, serious, little, new, early, dramatic, less, occasional, realistic, over-the-top.

Both words in one sentence

  • Video Game / Persona 4 The drama club student, Yumi realizes that she only liked acting as an escape from her home life and quits the drama club to help her mother.
  • His drama teacher is the only one that catches on to the fact that Light is acting ALL THE TIME.
  • Series / Sunset Beach Drama Queen: Annie's dreams often include a burn (or two) to LAD's hand-on-forehead style of acting.
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