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histrionic
(adj)
hiss-tree-ON-ic
Meaning

like or relating to an actor; dramatic

1st Sample Sentence

She has a rather histrionic manner of expressing herself that sometimes seems exaggerated or fake.

Root

histrio histrionis (actor) (Latin)

Mnemonics

Sounds like "hysteria-onic". Hysteria means a state of extreme emotion, same as histrionics. histrionic-- sounds like history. We find that most of the plays performed on stage in the theatre are from history, hence the name histrionic, theatrical.

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