Meaning of melodramatize in English:

melodramatize

Pronunciation /ˌmɛləʊˈdramətʌɪz/

verb

(also British melodramatise)
[with object]
  • 1Make melodramatic.

    • ‘in times of trouble, Jack had a tendency to melodramatize his plight’
    1. 1.1Adapt or present as a melodrama.
      • ‘the books melodramatize the artist's struggle to find self-expression’