histrionics Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “histrionics” in the English Dictionary

"histrionics" in British English

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histrionicsnoun [plural]

uk   /ˌhɪs.triˈɒn.ɪks/  us   /-ˈɑː.nɪks/ disapproving
very ​emotional and ​energeticbehaviour that is not ​sincere and has no ​realmeaning: I'd had enough of Lydia's histrionics.
(Definition of histrionics from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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histrionicsplural noun

 us   /ˌhɪs·triˈɑn·ɪks/
loud, ​emotionalbehavior that does not ​seemsincere: Both ​lawyersindulged in ​courtroom histrionics.
(Definition of histrionics from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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