[ soh-see-oh-drah-muh, -dram-uh, soh-shee- ]

  1. a method of group psychotherapy in which each patient assumes and dramatizes a variety of roles, usually focusing on problems and conflicts arising in group situations.

Origin of sociodrama

First recorded in 1940–45; socio- + drama

Other words from sociodrama

  • so·ci·o·dra·mat·ic [soh-see-oh-druh-mat-ik, soh-shee-], /ˌsoʊ si oʊ drəˈmæt ɪk, ˌsoʊ ʃi-/, adjective

Words Nearby sociodrama Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023