What does tragic mean?

Definitions for tragic
ˈtrædʒ ɪktrag·ic

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word tragic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. tragic, tragical(adj)

    very sad; especially involving grief or death or destruction

    "a tragic face"; "a tragic plight"; "a tragic accident"

  2. tragic(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of tragedy

    "tragic hero"

Wiktionary

  1. tragic(Adjective)

    Causing great sadness or suffering.

  2. tragic(Adjective)

    Relating to tragedy in a literary work.

  3. Origin: From τραγικός, from τράγος, a reference to the goat-satyrs of the theatrical plays of the Dorians.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tragic(adj)

    alt. of Tragical

  2. Tragic(noun)

    a writer of tragedy

  3. Tragic(noun)

    a tragedy; a tragic drama

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'tragic' in Adjectives Frequency: #890

How to pronounce tragic ?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say tragic in sign language?

  1. tragic

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tragic in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tragic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of tragic in a Sentence

  1. John McCain:

    As tragic as this is.

  2. Board Chairman Jonathan Welch:

    Tragic, horrific, none describe it.

  3. Elizabeth Barney:

    It is a very horrific and tragic crash.

  4. Sylvia Loehrmann:

    It's so tragic, so sad, so unfathomable.

  5. Brooks Koepka:

    It's a tragic accident, I'm heartbroken.

Images & Illustrations of tragic

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