Word of the Day: Histrionics

histrionics

his-tri-on-ics / hĭs-trē-ŏn-ĭks

noun

1. overly dramatic or emotional behavior

No histrionics, just the facts.

Rush Limbaugh, 1951 – 2021

2. theatrical performance; dramatic presentation

I prefer the smaller acting than big histrionics.

Viggo Mortensen, 1958 –