Definitions

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.

Etymologies

Ancient Greek. See mono-, poly-, -logue, and compare monologue. (Wiktionary)

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