Translation of "drama" - English-Spanish dictionary

drama

noun uk /ˈdrɑː·mə/ us /ˈdrɑ·mə/

B1 a play in a theatre or on television or radio

obra de teatro
a historical drama

B1 [ no plural ] plays and acting generally

teatro
a drama class

B1 the fact of something exciting or unusual happening, or an exciting or unusual event

emoción, drama
There was a lot of drama at work today.

(Translation of “drama” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

drama

noun /ˈdraːmə/

a play for acting on the stage

obra de teatro
He has just produced a new drama.

plays for the stage in general

teatro, drama
modern drama.

the art of acting in plays

arte dramático
He studied drama at college.

exciting events

drama
Life here is full of drama.
dramatic /drəˈmӕtik/ adjective

vivid or striking

impresionante, espectacular
a dramatic improvement
She made a dramatic entrance.

of or in the form of a drama

dramático
a dramatic performance.

(of a person) showing (too) much feeling or emotion

dramático, teatral
She’s very dramatic about everything.
dramatically adverb

dramáticamente
His health has dramatically improved over the past few months.
dramatist /ˈdrӕ-/ noun

a writer of plays.

dramaturgo
dramatize /ˈdrӕ-/ verb ( (also dramatiseBritish))

to turn into the form of a play

adaptar a la televisión, al cine…
She dramatized the novel for television.

to make real events seem like things that happen in a play

dramatizar
She dramatizes everything so much!
dramatization noun ( (also dramatisationBritish))

adaptación teatral, dramatización

(Translation of “drama” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)