tragedian

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noun tra·ge·di·an \trə-ˈjē-dē-ən\

Definition of tragedian

  1. 1 :  a writer of tragedies

  2. 2 :  an actor specializing in tragic roles

Origin and Etymology of tragedian

Middle English tragedien, from Middle French, from tragedie


TRAGEDIAN Defined for English Language Learners

tragedian

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Definition of tragedian for English Language Learners

  • : a person who writes tragedies

  • : an actor who often plays tragic roles


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