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[koh-thur-nuh s] /koʊˈθɜr nəs/

noun, plural cothurni
[koh-thur-nahy] /koʊˈθɜr naɪ/ (Show IPA)
a grave and elevated style of acting; tragic acting; tragedy.
(def 2).
noun (pl) -thurni (-ˈθɜːnaɪ), -thurns
the buskin worn in ancient Greek tragedy


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