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drama queen

noun
1.
Informal. a person who often has exaggerated or overly emotional reactions to events or situations:
You're such a drama queen! You always have to have all the attention.
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Examples from the web for drama queen
  • Using a one off example from a slightly self-loathing drama queen to prove a point hardly makes for good journalism.
  • He was as accomplished a drama queen as he was a dramaturge.
  • Her own bed has a cushion embroidered with the words drama queen.
  • The self-proclaimed widow admits she's been a bit of a drama queen, and she's not about to apologize for it.
British Dictionary definitions for drama queen

drama queen

noun
1.
(informal) a person who tends to react to every situation in an overdramatic or exaggerated manner
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Contemporary definitions for drama queen
noun

any person who overreacts to a minor problem or situation

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