/ (θɪˈætrɪkəlz) /
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dramatic performances and entertainments, esp as given by amateurs
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Certainly not before next Thursday, as we have amateur theatricals at General Molon's.The Doctor of Pimlico|William Le Queux
Under the same head as private theatricals may come dramatized charades and proverbs, so much in fashion at the present time.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
Leap-frog was the prevalent game for a time, but at last Graham suggested theatricals, and they were agreed on.Eric, or Little by Little|Frederic W. Farrar
I had the idea—perhaps I got it from George Withers—that you used to be interested in a matter of theatricals.The Winning Clue|James Hay, Jr.
Mrs. Wilbur Edes, although small, was masterly in everything, from waving a pompadour to conducting theatricals.The Butterfly House|Mary E. Wilkins Freeman