Definition of Ironic in English :
Define Ironic in English
Ironic meaning in English
Meaning of Ironic in English
Pronunciation of Ironic in English
Ironic pronunciation in English
Pronounce Ironic in Englishsee synonyms of ironic
humorously sarcastic or mocking
Example Sentences:'dry humor''an ironic remark often conveys an intended meaning obliquely''an ironic novel''an ironical smile''with a wry Scottish wit'
2. ironic, ironical
characterized by often poignant difference or incongruity between what is expected and what actually is
Example Sentences:'madness, an ironic fate for such a clear thinker''it was ironical that the well-planned scheme failed so completely'
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