Definition of theatrically adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//θiˈætrɪkli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//θiˈætrɪkli//
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  1. 1in a way that is connected with the theatre Theatrically speaking, he was a genius.
  2. 2(often disapproving) in a way that is exaggerated in order to attract attention or create a particular effect ‘What now?’ she sighed theatrically.