Trag`i-com"ic (?), Trag`i-com"ic*al (?), a. [Cf. F. tragi-comique.]
Of or pertaining to tragi-comedy; partaking of grave and comic scenes.
Julian felt toward him that tragi-comic sensation which makes us pity the object which excites it not the less that we are somewhat inclined to laugh amid our sympathy.
Sir W. Scott.
© Webster 1913.