melodramatic

MELODRAMÁTIC, -Ă, melodramatici, -ce, adj. 1. Care se referă la melodramă, privitor la melodramă, de melodramă. 2. (depr.) Cu caracter patetic exagerat, fals. – Din fr. mélodramatique, it. melodrammatico.
Trimis de LauraGellner, 27.05.2004. Sursa: DEX '98

melodramátic adj. m. (sil.-dra-) dramatic
Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic

MELODRAMÁTI//C melodramaticcă (melodramaticci, melodramaticce) 1) Care este de natura melodramei; cu caracter de melodramă. 2) Care denotă patetism exagerat; cu caracter patetic exagerat. /<fr. mélodramatique, it. melodrammatico
Trimis de siveco, 22.08.2004. Sursa: NODEX

MELODRAMÁTIC, -Ă adj. 1. Referitor la melodramă, de melodramă. 2. (depr.) Cu caracter patetic exagerat, fals. [< fr. mélodramatique, it. melodramatico].
Trimis de LauraGellner, 26.10.2006. Sursa: DN

MELODRAMÁTIC, -Ă adj. 1. referitor la melodramă. 2. de un patetism exagerat, fals. (< fr. mélodramatique, it. melodrammatico)
Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN

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