Meaning of histrionics
Pronunciation: (his"trē-on'iks), [key]
— n. (used with a sing. or pl. v.)
- dramatic representation; theatricals; acting.
- behavior or speech for effect, as insincere or exaggerated expression of an emotion; dramatics; operatics: Cut out the histrionics--we know you're not really mad.
- histrionics (Thesaurus)