Causing or characterized by extreme distress or sorrow,
Causing or characterized by extreme distress or sorrow
the shooting was a tragic accident
Suffering extreme distress or sorrow
the tragic parents reached the end of their tether
Of or relating to tragedy in a literary work
very sad; especially involving grief or death or destruction; "a tragic face"; "a tragic plight"; "a tragic accident"
of or relating to or characteristic of tragedy; "tragic hero"
Tragedy (tragōidia, "he-goat-song"Middle English tragedie < Middle French tragedie < Latin tragoedia < , tragōidia; see "Tragedy", p. 1637 in E. Klein, A Comprehensive Etymological Dictionary of the English Language, Volume II L-Z, Elsevier (1967). ...
Causing great sadness or suffering; Relating to tragedy in a literary work
(tragicness) The state or quality of being tragic
Now being used in newspapers to whip up emotion about any public death.