• Formerly, a kind of drama having a musical accompaniment tointensify the effect of certain scenes. Now, a drama abounding inromantic sentiment and agonizing situations, with a musicalaccompaniment only in parts which are especially thrilling orpathetic. In opera, a passage in which the orchestra plays a somewhatdescriptive accompaniment, while the actor speaks; as, the melodramain the gravedigging scene of Beethoven's Fidelio.

  • Exaggerated emotion and hyperbole.

  • Lordes 2nd album which is lit as fuck and also shook the world

  • A sensational dramatic piece with exaggerated characters and exciting events intended to appeal to the emotions.


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