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English definition of “dramatize”

dramatize

verb [T] (MAKE EXCITING)   /ˈdrɑ·məˌtɑɪz, ˈdræm·ə-/
to make something seem more exciting or surprising than it is: The event was staged to dramatize the shortage of skilled carpenters .
(Definition of dramatize verb (MAKE EXCITING) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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