Dra·mat·ic Dra·mat·ic·al a. Of or pertaining to the drama; as, dramatic arts. [wns=3]
The emperor . . . performed his part with much dramatic effect. --Motley.
adj 1: suitable to or characteristic of drama; "a dramatic entrance
in a swirling cape"; "a dramatic rescue at sea" [ant:
2: sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect; "a
dramatic sunset"; "a dramatic pause"; "a spectacular
display of northern lights"; "it was a spectacular play";
"his striking good looks always created a sensation" [syn:
3: pertaining to or characteristic of drama; "dramatic arts"
4: used of a singer or singing voice that is marked by power
and expressiveness and a histrionic or theatrical style;
"a dramatic tenor"; "a dramatic soprano" [ant: lyric]