tragedize

transitive verb
trag·​e·​dize | \ ˈtrajəˌdīz \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of tragedize

archaic
: to dramatize as a tragedy : make tragic

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First Known Use of tragedize

1593, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for tragedize

tragedy + -ize

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“Tragedize.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tragedize. Accessed 19 Jun. 2021.

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