tradegy vs tragedy : Common Errors in English

About tradegy vs tragedy

Not only do people often misspell “tragedy” as “tradegy,” they mispronounce it that way too. Just remember that the adjective is “tragic” to recall that it’s the G that comes after the A. Also common is the misspelling “tradgedy.”

tragedy Meaning(s)

  • (n) an event resulting in great loss and misfortune
  • (n) drama in which the protagonist is overcome by some superior force or circumstance; excites terror or pity

tradegy in News

  • For animals' sake, play it cool

    Summer usually means fun, but in my world as a veterinarian, it also brings a lot of unavoidable tradegy.
    on July 25, 2013 Source: Burlington County Times

tragedy in News

  1. Triumph and Tragedy: Carr and Spanier medal at MSHSL Class A track & field championships, LaFollette suffers serious ...

    Some medaled, others missed out on qualifying for the finals, and one left Klas Field on crutches. The 2013 MSHSL Class A track & field championships, Friday and Saturday in St. Paul, were filled with triumph and tragedy for area’s athletes.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Pipestone County Star

  2. Bruins have not forgotten tragedy

    As Boston soldiers on after Marathon tragedy, so does its hockey team.
    on June 12, 2013 Source: Fox Sports

  3. Tragedy in Boston doesn't stop runners from returning

    There's a certain mentality you have to have as an athlete. It's the "Never give up, never back down" kind of attitude. The tragedy from the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings hasn't changed that. In fact, for several East Tennessee runners, it's only enhanced it.
    on June 11, 2013 Source: WBIR-TV Knoxville

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