Hysteric is a widely used definition. Showy women are mostly considered hysterical.
Histrionic personality disorder is characterized by colorful, lively, theatrical behavior, easy excitability, extroversion and emotional lability. Besides their colorful personalities, they cannot maintain their love and conversation for a long time. It is more common in women. The traumatic events experienced in childhood may be important in the development of this personality.
People with histrionic personality disorder use their emotions to attract attention, to achieve their desired goals, to get rid of responsibility and the emotions that bother them. They disturb those around them with their emotional lability and temperament. They show feelings and behaviors that make those around them feel guilty, such as moodiness, crying, and nervous breakdowns. they try to control it with their behavior and convince them to do their will in this way. They want to be constantly assured due to their dependency and insecurity in friendship and friendship relations. Their sexual behavior is variable. Despite their temptation, they are sometimes willing and generally cold. People with this personality disorder are disturbed by indifference. They feel worthless when they think about it. They want to draw attention to themselves, they can impress people they have just met with their overflowing, attractive attitude. These people influence others. They use their physical appearance excessively to be able to act. They spend a lot of money and time on their physical appearance. These people often act as if they are on stage, they can show excessive emotional behavior in public, such as sobbing, whining. They have a strong desire for new excitements. They want to be satisfied quickly. They start with excitement and quickly become bored.
Interpersonal relationships of these people are generally problematic. Psychiatric disorders, substance use rates, marriage and relationship problems are frequently seen. They are people who force people with whom they are in a relationship, ensure that their attention needs are met by making them feel guilty, and reinforce addiction.