melodramatize


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melodramatize

(ˌmɛləʊˈdræməˌtaɪz) or

melodramatise

vb
(tr) to make melodramatic

melodramatize


Past participle: melodramatized
Gerund: melodramatizing

Imperative
melodramatize
melodramatize
Present
I melodramatize
you melodramatize
he/she/it melodramatizes
we melodramatize
you melodramatize
they melodramatize
Preterite
I melodramatized
you melodramatized
he/she/it melodramatized
we melodramatized
you melodramatized
they melodramatized
Present Continuous
I am melodramatizing
you are melodramatizing
he/she/it is melodramatizing
we are melodramatizing
you are melodramatizing
they are melodramatizing
Present Perfect
I have melodramatized
you have melodramatized
he/she/it has melodramatized
we have melodramatized
you have melodramatized
they have melodramatized
Past Continuous
I was melodramatizing
you were melodramatizing
he/she/it was melodramatizing
we were melodramatizing
you were melodramatizing
they were melodramatizing
Past Perfect
I had melodramatized
you had melodramatized
he/she/it had melodramatized
we had melodramatized
you had melodramatized
they had melodramatized
Future
I will melodramatize
you will melodramatize
he/she/it will melodramatize
we will melodramatize
you will melodramatize
they will melodramatize
Future Perfect
I will have melodramatized
you will have melodramatized
he/she/it will have melodramatized
we will have melodramatized
you will have melodramatized
they will have melodramatized
Future Continuous
I will be melodramatizing
you will be melodramatizing
he/she/it will be melodramatizing
we will be melodramatizing
you will be melodramatizing
they will be melodramatizing
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been melodramatizing
you have been melodramatizing
he/she/it has been melodramatizing
we have been melodramatizing
you have been melodramatizing
they have been melodramatizing
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been melodramatizing
you will have been melodramatizing
he/she/it will have been melodramatizing
we will have been melodramatizing
you will have been melodramatizing
they will have been melodramatizing
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been melodramatizing
you had been melodramatizing
he/she/it had been melodramatizing
we had been melodramatizing
you had been melodramatizing
they had been melodramatizing
Conditional
I would melodramatize
you would melodramatize
he/she/it would melodramatize
we would melodramatize
you would melodramatize
they would melodramatize
Past Conditional
I would have melodramatized
you would have melodramatized
he/she/it would have melodramatized
we would have melodramatized
you would have melodramatized
they would have melodramatized
References in periodicals archive ?
As a result, Chekhov's efforts to melodramatize the experience of marriage in all its crass and crude permutations fail to capture the attention of a reader more interested in a world made up of ribald jokes, of hamhanded pratfalls, of cuckolded husbands, and domineering wives fobbing off their daughters on shady suitors.
Ranging across the spectrum of "high" and "low" aesthetic forms, expressionist pathos and new sobriety, and supplementing the father-son conflicts of expressionism with parabolic mother-daughter plots, these texts melodramatize stark alternatives, forcing their characters into existential decisions.
Spenser prefers to melodramatize his geopolitical crisis instead of finding an allegorical harbor in a theological Vale of Tears.