Usage examples for theatrical

  1. " Once for all, I decline to believe such theatrical rubbish! – The Dop Doctor by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
  2. Our theatrical friends the police, he said, are going to enjoy this. – The Sowers by Henry Seton Merriman
  3. It would be too theatrical. – The Slave Of The Lamp by Henry Seton Merriman
  4. At will he could tune in a theatrical performance of talking pictures. – The Airlords of Han by Philip Francis Nowlan
  5. It isn't usual, you know- outside the theatrical world, perhaps. – The Jervaise Comedy by J. D. Beresford
  6. She had never seen anything so theatrical as his movement, and the twitching of his face. – The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett
  7. Yet he never obtained any theatrical success equal to that which rewarded the exertions of some men far inferior to him in general powers. – The History of England from the Accession of James II. Volume 1 (of 5) by Thomas Babington Macaulay
  8. In answer to my question he lifted the lid of the box and tipped its contents into the palm of his hand, which he held towards me in a theatrical fashion. – A Crime of the Under-seas by Guy Boothby
  9. I thought he was travelling with a theatrical company. – Rosmerholm by Henrik Ibsen
  10. The prolonged theatrical crisis now prevailing throughout Europe speaks in favour of such a supposition, as well as the fact that, in the civilised countries producing the greatest thinkers of the age, namely, England and Germany, the drama is as dead as are most of the other fine arts. – Plays by August Strindberg, Second series by August Strindberg
  11. Society, you know, is a great force in theatrical matters; and if Silviane has society with her, her triumph is certain." – Paris From the "Three Cities" by Emile Zola
  12. To what theatrical representations are they not taken? – Paris from the Earliest Period to the Present Day; Volume 1 by William Walton
  13. The Yankees are a theatrical people. – Mohun, or, The Last Days of Lee by John Esten Cooke
  14. His departure for the Far East was theatrical. – The Story of Russia by R. Van Bergen
  15. Both these had excellent runs for their day, and she obtained a firm footing in the theatrical world. – The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6) by Aphra Behn
  16. The story was dramatized in London, and in it the Kendalls scored a great theatrical success. – Barbara Ladd by Charles G. D. Roberts
  17. Anne was going on to a birthday supper at Mrs. Dennis Sutherland's house in Kensington, to which many theatrical friends had been bidden. – The Red Symbol by John Ironside
  18. You know how interest is worked up in the theatrical business by judicious puffing in the papers, and I imagine African exploration requires much the same treatment. – Revenge! by by Robert Barr
  19. " I hate theatrical people," Carrie declared. – Partners of the Out-Trail by Harold Bindloss