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melodrama

noun /ˈmelədraːmə/
a (type of) play in which emotions and the goodness or wickedness of the characters are exaggerated greatly
melodrama
Some critics prefer the playwright’s earlier melodramas.
(an example of) behaviour/behavior similar to a play of this sort
melodrama
He makes a melodrama out of everything that happens.
melodramatic /-drəˈmӕ-/ adjective
melodramático
a melodramatic outburst of emotion.
melodramatically adverb
con dramatismo
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