histrionic

his·tri·on·ic
[his-tree-on-ik]

– adjective Also, his·tri·on·i·cal.
1.
of or pertaining to actors or acting.
2.
deliberately affected or self-consciously emotional; overly dramatic, in behavior or speech.
– noun
3.
an actor.
Origin: 1640–50; < LL histrōnicus of actors, equiv. to histriōn- (s. of histriō) actor (said to be < Etruscan) + -icus -ic

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