Synonyms of drama


1. play, drama, dramatic play, dramatic composition, dramatic work

usage: a dramatic work intended for performance by actors on a stage; "he wrote several plays but only one was produced on Broadway"

2. drama, dramatic event, episode

usage: an episode that is turbulent or highly emotional

3. drama, writing style, literary genre, genre

usage: the literary genre of works intended for the theater

4. drama, emotionality, emotionalism

usage: the quality of being arresting or highly emotional

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Definition and meaning of drama (Dictionary)