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tragicomedy

trag·i·com·e·dy

tragicomedy

pronunciation:
trae jih ka m di
part of speech: noun
inflections: tragicomedies
definition: a stage play or other literary work that combines tragedy and comedy, or a real event or series of events of similar character.
derivations: tragicomic (adj.), tragicomical (adj.), tragicomically (adv.)