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Definition of tragedy:

  1. A dramatic poem, composed in elevated style, representing a signal action performed by some person or persons, and having a fatal issue; that species of drama which represents the sad or terrible phases of character and life.
  2. A fatal and mournful event; any event in which human lives are lost by human violence, more especially by unauthorized violence.

Synonyms:

prosperity, failure, calamity, satire, play, fortune, success, doom, humiliation, struggle, catastrophe, novel, wreck, happiness, disaster, help, cataclysm, lot.

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