Synonyms of tragedy in English:

tragedy


See definition of tragedy

noun

1‘the tragedy of his early death’

SYNONYMS

disaster, calamity, catastrophe, cataclysm, devastation, misfortune, misadventure, mishap, reverse, vicissitude, setback, trial, tribulation, affliction, blight, injury, adversity, sad event, serious accident

shock, blow

pain, sorrow, misery, distress, agony, unhappiness, sadness, disappointment

informal bummer

ANTONYMS

fortune, joy

2‘Shakespeare's tragedies’

SYNONYMS

tragic drama, drama, play

literary buskin

ANTONYMS

comedy