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 Translation for 'tragic' from English to Russian
ADJ   tragic | more tragic | most tragic
SYNO tragic | tragical
трагический {adj}tragic
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Translation for 'tragic' from English to Russian

tragic
трагический {adj}
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Usage Examples English
  • Onscreen, Erik has often been cast as a tragic hero but also a tragic villain, depending on the film's point of view.
  • Melpomene is often represented with a tragic mask and wearing the cothurnus, boots traditionally worn by tragic actors.
  • Despite her personal struggles, Garland disagreed with the public's opinion that she was a tragic figure.
  • The play is a tragic story about a royal family. The main characters' respective vices—rage, lust and envy—lead them to their tragic downfall.
  • of Tarsus was an ancient Greek tragic poet who lived in the time of Alexander the Great (second half of the 4th century BC).

  • This substantive cultural difference finds its tragic result in the fighting on Cephalonia.
  • Romantic and tragic themes found in modern supercouple stories have often been borrowed from classic literary couples.
  • Being gathered together due to tragic circumstances, during one day they suddenly fall into a variety of situations – both comic and tragic ones.
  • Such an event is said to be "tragic". Traditionally, the event would require "some element of moral failure, some flaw in character, or some extraordinary combination of elements" to be tragic.
  • From the good-hearted prostitute represented in "Santa" (1932), to the tragic prostitute reflected in "Woman of the Port" (1934).

  • Bhat in his book "Tragedy and Sanskrit Drama" studies the tragic design and intent established in the play.
  • Greek tragedy did not allow any comic relief within the drama, but had a tradition of concluding a series of several tragic performances with a humorous satyr play.
  • A tragic hero (or tragic heroine if they are female) is the protagonist of a tragedy.
  • At times the book is humorous; other times tragic. The main character Father Lannigan struggles with his revolution while Master Scully is stuck with too many choices.
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