tritagonist

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek, originally in Greek drama, from ἀγωνιστής (agōnistēs, a combatant, pleader, actor).

Surface analysis trit- +‎ agonist (combatant, participant).

Noun[edit]

tritagonist (plural tritagonists)

  1. In Greek drama, the actor who played the third role (after the protagonist and deuteragonist)

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