Definition of theatricalize in English:

theatricalize

(British theatricalise)

verb

[with object]
  • 1Present as a theatrical performance; portray dramatically.

    ‘his work chronicles and theatricalizes small-town democracy in action’
    ‘a theatricalized version of my life’
    1. 1.1 React to or portray (something) in an excessively dramatic manner.
      ‘we theatricalize every experience out of all proportion’

Pronunciation

theatricalize

/θɪˈatrɪkəlʌɪz/