What does the word tragic mean?

    Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to tragedy; fatal; calamitous. tragical.

Usage examples for tragic

  1. The thought of his eyes staring upon the tragic change in her face sent cold creeping through her veins. – The Woman With The Fan by Robert Hichens
  2. We were very sad and very tragic that night. – The Coming of the Ice by G. Peyton Wertenbaker
  3. They were serious, but not tragic. – Space Platform by Murray Leinster