September 23, 2015
Word: histrionic (adj)
Synonyms: melodramatic, over-the-top, unrestrained
1. The celebrity’s histrionic stunts lost him many fans.
2. I launched myself into a histrionic fit when my parents grounded me for breaking curfew.
3. The actress’s histrionic acting style is considered too over-the-top for many films.
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