closet drama

clos·et dra·ma
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [kloz-it drah-muh, dram-uh]
    • /ˈklɒz ɪt ˈdrɑ mə, ˈdræm ə/
    • /ˈklɒzɪt ˈdrɑːmə/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [kloz-it drah-muh, dram-uh]
    • /ˈklɒz ɪt ˈdrɑ mə, ˈdræm ə/

Definitions of closet drama words

  • noun closet drama drama suitable for reading rather than performing 3
  • noun closet drama a play of this kind 3
  • noun closet drama drama written mainly to be read, not staged 3
  • noun closet drama drama appropriate for reading rather than for acting. 1
  • noun closet drama a play in this form. 1
  • noun closet drama play intended to be read 1

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closet drama popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 34% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 70% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

closet drama usage trend in Literature

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