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English definition of “theatricals”

theatricals

noun [plural] uk   /θiˈæt.rɪ.kəlz/ us  
stage performances by people who are not trained or paid to act, but who practise and perform in the time when they are not working: amateur theatricalsSpectacles and performances
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