1. A historical period drama is a work of art set in, or reminiscent of, an earlier time period. Used in the context of television, theater or movies.
2. An offensive slang term for a 'chick flick', a movie that appeals mainly to women.
1. Pride and Prejudice was an excellent period drama.

2. I hate it when my SO forces me to watch one of her period dramas.
by BoredGenius1 January 14, 2015
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Television that can only be viewed by people who get periods.
Steve: Have you seen the period drama on BBC iPlayer recently?
Roger: Are you from Syria? I’m a man
Steve: Your loss. I’m just in touch with my inner vaj
by ThePonderer November 13, 2019
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