Definition of thespianism in English:


Line breaks: thes¦pian|ism
Pronunciation: /ˈθɛspɪənɪz(ə)m


[mass noun]
  • The art or profession of acting: the actors are convincing in their roles, but hardly set a standard for fine thespianism
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    • Gary's thespianism ultimately saves the day.
    • While none of them are in danger of being accused of serious thespianism in this film, they're all having fun while keeping the film grounded in enjoyable characters.
    • It's always nice to see someone new stretch their thespianism for the sake of a snicker.

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