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tragedy

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1 a sudden violent event that brings about great loss or destruction

  • the earthquake and the ensuing damage was the worst tragedy to ever befall the city
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2 bad luck or an example of this

  • it's the tragedy of many great artists not to be recognized for their genius until after they're dead
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