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Definition 1: of or relating to or characteristic of tragicomedy - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where tragicomic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • a playwright specializing in tragicomic drama

(tragicomic belongs to category ...) the literary genre of works intended for the theater

Definition 2: having pathetic as well as ludicrous characteristics - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where tragicomic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • her life...presented itself to me as a tragicomical adventure

Synonyms for tragicomic in the sense of this definition

(tragicomic is similar to ...) full of or characterized by humor

"humorous stories" "humorous cartoons" "in a humorous vein"

Definition 3: manifesting both tragic and comic aspects - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where tragicomic or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the tragicomic disparity...between's man's aspirations and his accomplishments

Synonyms for tragicomic in the sense of this definition

(tragicomic is similar to ...) experiencing or showing sorrow or unhappiness

"feeling sad because his dog had died" "Better by far that you should forget and smile / Than that you should remember and be sad"

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