undramatic


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undramatic

(ˌʌndrəˈmætɪk)
adj
1. without excessive behaviour, emotional impact, or flamboyance
2. (Theatre) not typical of or suitable for dramatic performance
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Adj.1.undramatic - lacking dramatic force and qualityundramatic - lacking dramatic force and quality; "moved with quiet force and undramatic bearing"
dramatic - suitable to or characteristic of drama; "a dramatic entrance in a swirling cape"; "a dramatic rescue at sea"
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undramatic

adjundramatisch
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