Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “docudrama”

See all translations

docudrama

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈdɒk.jʊˌdrɑː.mə/ us    /ˈdɑː.kjʊˌdrɑː.mə/
a television programme whose story is based on an event or situation that really happened, although it is not intended to be accurate in every detail
Translations of “docudrama”
in Chinese (Traditional) 紀實性電視節目, 文獻片…
in Chinese (Simplified) 纪实性电视节目, 文献片…
(Definition of docudrama from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of docudrama?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “docudrama” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

bauble

a piece of bright but cheap jewellery

Word of the Day

Party Talk (The language of party chat)

by Kate Woodford,
December 23, 2014
​​​ With the party season in full swing (= at its busiest now), we consider the language of socializing (= enjoying yourself with other people). We’re looking especially at words and phrases which are used to describe the different ways that people behave at a party and the sort of conversations that party

Read More 

tweleb noun

December 22, 2014
informal a Twitter celebrity; (more specifically, someone who has more than 1,000 followers on Twitter) There were a few old and a few new faces, including a tweleb or two. Expect to see and hear more from these cool kids.

Read More