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Adjective: dramatic  dru'ma-tik
  1. Suitable to or characteristic of drama
    "a dramatic entrance in a swirling cape"; "a dramatic rescue at sea"
     
  2. Sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect
    "a dramatic sunset";
    - spectacular, striking
     
  3. Pertaining to or characteristic of drama
    "dramatic arts"
     
  4. (music) 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"

See also: drama, hammy, impressive, melodramatic, spectacular

Antonym: lyric, undramatic

Encyclopedia: Dramatic