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dramatic

Music (of a voice) powerful and marked by histrionic quality
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Browning's later work is, full of intellect, alive with excellent passages (in the first volume of the Dramatic Idyls [50] perhaps more powerful than in any earlier work); notwithstanding all that, we think the change here indicated matter of regret.
These two were followed by an accommodating spinster relative, who accepted the heavy dramatic responsibility of "Mrs.
A lady whose age was unknown, and whose personal appearance was stout -- but whose heart was in the right place -- volunteered to act the part of the sentimental "Julia," and brought with her the dramatic qualification of habitually wearing a wig in private life.
Vanstone not only gave Magdalen permission to assist the forlorn dramatic company, but accepted an invitation to witness the performance for Norah and himself.
3) Dramatic, including not merely the drama but all poetry of vigorous action.
Thus used to living in the public eye, the actors carry off their parts at weddings and other dramatic ceremonials, with more spirit than is easy to a townsman, who is naturally made self-conscious by being suddenly called upon to fill for a day a public position for which he has had no training.
One of the biggest trends this season which everyone is practically obsessed with is the dramatic sleeves.
With the performance of The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat by Peter Weiss, a production of the students of the Faculty of Dramatic Arts in Skopje, the 22nd Skomrahi, the international meeting of students of the faculties and academies of dramatic arts, opened in Skopje on 9 November 2013.
1 : having to do with drama <a dramatic actor>
Sandra Tann, of Longwood, has received a 50 years service medal from the National Operatic and Dramatic Association.
The claimed performance is pretty dramatic with a 0-62mph of 2.
Energy cost savings--Although fuel costs and electricity costs vary in different areas, you are likely to see dramatic energy savings;