WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
trag•ic /ˈtrædʒɪk/USA pronunciationalso ˈtrag•i•cal,  adj. 
  1. dreadful, disastrous, or fatal:a tragic accident.
  2. Literatureof or relating to (a) tragedy:the tragic news of the assassination.
trag•i•cal•ly, adv. 

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tragic /ˈtrædʒɪk/, (less commonly)tragical /ˈtrædʒɪkəl/ adj
  1. of, relating to, or characteristic of tragedy
  2. mournful or pitiable

ˈtragically adv

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