histrionic

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histrionic

/his·tri·on·ic/ (his″tre-on´ik) excessively dramatic or emotional, as in histrionic personality disorder; see under personality.

histrionic

[his′trē·on′ik]
Etymology: L, histrio, actor
pertaining to exaggerated facial expressions, speech, or body movements, such as used on the stage.

Histrionic

A behavior characterized by an excitable nature and the constant desire for stimulation.
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