(comparative more tragically, superlative most tragically)
- In a tragic manner.
Variant of tragic
- of, or having the nature of, tragedy
- like or characteristic of tragedy; bringing great harm, suffering, etc.; calamitous, disastrous, fatal, etc.
- appropriate to the acting of tragedy: in a tragic voice
- writing or acting in tragedy
Origin of tragicClassical Latin tragicus ; from Classical Greek tragikos
the tragic element in art or life