Pronunciation: (thes'pē-un), [key]
1. (often l.c.) pertaining to tragedy or to the dramatic art in general.
2. of or characteristic of Thespis.
3. of or pertaining to Thespiae.
(sometimes l.c.) a tragedian; an actor or actress.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.