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Tragical

adjective; derivation
A word used to describe situations that are an extreme misfortune, a terrible tragedy. apparent meaning: Used to describe a situation in which a tragedy occurs. the speaker was trying to explain the situation as a tragedy, changed the form of the word (n) to make it into a descriptor (adj). It may also have been a blend between tragedy and debacle.
 
I have always thought the ending of Romeo and Juliet to be quite tragical.
Etymology : blend, derivation
Source : Classmate, Poli 210
Last modified: 10 June 2008


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