Meaning of theatrical
Pronunciation: (thē-a'tri-kul), [key]
- of or pertaining to the theater or dramatic presentations: theatrical performances.
- suggestive of the theater or of acting; artificial, pompous, spectacular, or extravagantly histrionic: a theatrical display of grief.
- dramatic performances, now esp. as given by amateurs.
- artificial or histrionic actions.
- a professional actor: a family of renowned theatricals.
- theatrical (Thesaurus)