1. [ verb ] (writing) put into dramatic form
Synonyms: dramatize adopt

"adopt a book for a screenplay"

Related terms: write writing play dramatist drama dramatization
2. [ verb ] represent something in a dramatic manner
Synonyms: dramatize

"These events dramatize the lack of social responsibility among today's youth"

Related terms: represent overdramatize play drama drama dramatization
3. [ verb ] add details to
Synonyms: pad dramatize embellish aggrandise aggrandize blow_up lard embroider
Related terms: overstate glorify drama embellishment
Similar spelling:   dramatize