THEATER: Synonyms and Related Words. What is Another Word for THEATER?

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)

dramaticsThe art of writing and producing plays.
Cut out the dramatics.
dramaturgyThe art of writing and producing plays.
Studies of Shakespeare s dramaturgy.
fieldA fielder.
Anthropologists do much of their work in the field.
field of operationsA region where a battle is being (or has been) fought.
houseThe management of a gambling house or casino.
The sixty member National Council the country s upper house.
theater of operationsA region in which active military operations are in progress.
theatreAn operating theatre.
This is intense moving and inspiring theatre.
theatre of operationsA 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)

actingServing temporarily especially as a substitute.
She studied acting in New York.
actorA person whose profession is acting on the stage, in films, or on television.
In war one must be a good actor.
anteroomA large room in an officers’ mess, typically adjacent to the dining room.
cinematicRelating to the cinema.
Cinematic output.
comedianAn entertainer on stage or television whose act is designed to make an audience laugh.
He s a real comedian this fellow.
comicA professional performer who tells jokes and performs comical acts.
A comic monologue.
composerSomeone who composes music as a profession.
Mozart was her favourite composer.
dollInformal terms for a (young) woman.
I got all dolled up for a party.
dramatistA person who writes plays.
entertainerA person who tries to please or amuse.
Street entertainers.
filmBe well or badly suited to portrayal in a film.
A horror film.
foyerAn entrance hall in a house or flat.
The foyer of the concert hall.
histrionicExcessively theatrical or dramatic in character or style.
Histrionic gestures.
impresarioA person who organizes and often finances concerts, plays, or operas.
lobbyAn interest group that tries to influence legislators or bureaucrats to act in their favor typically through lobbying.
Members of the anti abortion lobby.
minstrelA performer in a minstrel show.
The exaggerated dialect of blackface minstrels.
movieA cinema film.
They went to a movie every Saturday night.
musicianSomeone who plays a musical instrument (as a profession.
Your father was a fine musician.
nickelodeonA cinema with an admission fee of one nickel.
novelistOne who writes novels.
performerAn entertainer who performs a dramatic or musical work for an audience.
A circus performer.
playwrightSomeone who writes plays.
previewA facility for inspecting the appearance of a document before it is printed.
The company will preview an enhanced version of its database.
puppetA small figure of a person operated from above with strings by a puppeteer.
A puppet show.
screeningFabric of metal or plastic mesh.
The less than successful screening of the sitcom s pilot episode.
stuntPerform a stunt or stunts.
Some weeds produce chemicals that stunt the plant s growth.
theatricalA professional actor or actress.
A boarding house that catered for theatricals.
vaudevilleA light or comic stage play with interspersed songs.
His comedic roots are in vaudeville.
ventriloquistA person, especially an entertainer, who can make their voice appear to come from somewhere else, typically a dummy of a person or animal.
videoA recording of moving visual images made digitally or on videotape.
They sat down to watch a video.

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