tragico-, tragi-, trago-, trag-
2. An actor who specializes in tragic roles.
Little Susan was a tragedienne with her mother when she wanted to have the dress which she saw in the store when they were shopping because she thought that she just couldn't live without it!
2. Etymology: from Greek tragodia, "a dramatic poem or play in formal language and having an unhappy resolution;" from French tragedienne; from tragedie; "tragedy" or "a disastrous event".
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2. A play, film, television program, or other narrative work that portrays or depicts calamitous events and has an unhappy but meaningful ending.
3. A disastrous event, especially one involving distressing loss or injury to life: "It was an expedition that ended in tragedy, with all hands lost at sea."
4. A tragic aspect or element; such as, a lamentable, dreadful, or fatal event or affair; a calamity; a disaster: "We are experiencing the tragedies of war every time the news tells of more deaths."
5. Etymology: from Old French tragedie (14th century); from Latin tragedia, "a tragedy"; from Greek tragodia, "a dramatic poem or play in formal language and having an unhappy resolution"; apparently literally, "goat song", from tragos, "goat" + oide, "song".
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2. Belonging or relating to literature about death or suffering.
3. Extremely mournful, melancholy, or pathetic.
4. Dreadful, calamitous, disastrous, or fatal.
5. of, pertaining to, characterized by, or of the nature of tragedy: the tragic drama.
6. The element or quality of tragedy in literature, art, drama, etc.
2. Characteristic or suggestive of tragedy.
3. Being extremely mournful, melancholy, or pathetic.
2. A comedy with serious elements or overtones.
3. An incident, or series of incidents, of mixed tragic and comic character.
2. Manifesting both tragic and comic aspects.
3. Relating to or characteristic of tragicomedy or a drama in which tragic and comic scenes are intermingled.
2. An anthropometric point situated in the notch just above the tragus of the ear.
2. Bromidrosis or the fetid or foul smelling of perspiration of the axillae (armpits).
3. Etymology: from Greek tragomaschalos, "with smelling armpits", from tragos, "goat" + maschale, the "axilla" (the hollow place under the arm where it is joined to the shoulder).
2. Hair inside the ear passage or a hair growing just inside the opening of the ear passage.
3. The pointed flap of cartilage that lies above the earlobe and partly covers the entrance to the ear passage.
4. Etymology: from Late Latin which came from Greek tragos, "the hairy part of the ear; a he-goat"; so called because of the hairs on it.