histrionic behavior is very emotional and is intended to attract attention in a way that does not seem sincere histrionic gesturesadjectivejump to other results
NAmE//ˌhɪstriˈɑnɪk//[usually before noun] (formal) (disapproving)
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noun [plural] She was used to her mother's histrionics.