Need another word that means the same as “theater”? Find 8 synonyms and 30 related words for “theater” in this overview.
The synonyms of “Theater” are: dramatics, dramaturgy, theatre, field, field of operations, theater of operations, theatre of operations, house
Theater as a Noun
Definitions of "Theater" as a noun
According to the Oxford Dictionary of English, “theater” as a noun can have the following definitions:
- The art of writing and producing plays.
- A building where theatrical performances or motion-picture shows can be presented.
- A region in which active military operations are in progress.
Synonyms of "Theater" as a noun (8 Words)
|dramatics||The art of writing and producing plays.|
Cut out the dramatics.
|dramaturgy||The art of writing and producing plays.|
Studies of Shakespeare s dramaturgy.
Anthropologists do much of their work in the field.
|field of operations||A region where a battle is being (or has been) fought.|
|house||The management of a gambling house or casino.|
The sixty member National Council the country s upper house.
|theater of operations||A region in which active military operations are in progress.|
|theatre||An operating theatre.|
This is intense moving and inspiring theatre.
|theatre of operations||A process or series of acts especially of a practical or mechanical nature involved in a particular form of work.|
Usage Examples of "Theater" as a noun
- He served in the Vietnam theater for three years.
Associations of "Theater" (30 Words)
|acting||Serving temporarily especially as a substitute.|
She studied acting in New York.
|actor||A person whose profession is acting on the stage, in films, or on television.|
In war one must be a good actor.
|anteroom||A large room in an officers’ mess, typically adjacent to the dining room.|
|cinematic||Relating to the cinema.|
|comedian||An entertainer on stage or television whose act is designed to make an audience laugh.|
He s a real comedian this fellow.
|comic||A professional performer who tells jokes and performs comical acts.|
A comic monologue.
|composer||Someone who composes music as a profession.|
Mozart was her favourite composer.
|doll||Informal terms for a (young) woman.|
I got all dolled up for a party.
|dramatist||A person who writes plays.|
|entertainer||A person who tries to please or amuse.|
|film||Be well or badly suited to portrayal in a film.|
A horror film.
|foyer||An entrance hall in a house or flat.|
The foyer of the concert hall.
|histrionic||Excessively theatrical or dramatic in character or style.|
|impresario||A person who organizes and often finances concerts, plays, or operas.|
|lobby||An interest group that tries to influence legislators or bureaucrats to act in their favor typically through lobbying.|
Members of the anti abortion lobby.
|minstrel||A performer in a minstrel show.|
The exaggerated dialect of blackface minstrels.
|movie||A cinema film.|
They went to a movie every Saturday night.
|musician||Someone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession.|
Your father was a fine musician.
|nickelodeon||A cinema with an admission fee of one nickel.|
|novelist||One who writes novels.|
|performer||An entertainer who performs a dramatic or musical work for an audience.|
A circus performer.
|playwright||Someone who writes plays.|
|preview||A facility for inspecting the appearance of a document before it is printed.|
The company will preview an enhanced version of its database.
|puppet||A small figure of a person operated from above with strings by a puppeteer.|
A puppet show.
|screening||Fabric of metal or plastic mesh.|
The less than successful screening of the sitcom s pilot episode.
|stunt||Perform a stunt or stunts.|
Some weeds produce chemicals that stunt the plant s growth.
|theatrical||A professional actor or actress.|
A boarding house that catered for theatricals.
|vaudeville||A light or comic stage play with interspersed songs.|
His comedic roots are in vaudeville.
|ventriloquist||A person, especially an entertainer, who can make their voice appear to come from somewhere else, typically a dummy of a person or animal.|
|video||A recording of moving visual images made digitally or on videotape.|
They sat down to watch a video.