from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An exhibition in which an actor performs as many characters.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An exhibition in which an actor sustains many characters.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An entertainment in which a single actor sustains many characters.
a vegetable dieter, and Mr. Galen Cornaro, an abominator of wine, and a dyspeptic follower of Kitchener and Abernethy -- a trio of singularities that would afford excellent materials for my friend Richard Peake, the dramatist, in mixing up a new _monopolylogue_ for that facetious child of whim and wit, the inimitable Charles Mathews.