Scrabble word: IRONY
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Definitions of IRONY in dictionaries:
- noun - witty language used to convey insults or scorn
- noun - incongruity between what might be expected and what actually occurs
- noun - a trope that involves incongruity between what is expected and what occurs
- The use of words to express something different from and often opposite to their literal meaning.
- An expression or utterance marked by a deliberate contrast between apparent and intended meaning.
- A literary style employing such contrasts for humorous or rhetorical effect.
- Incongruity between what might be expected and what actually occurs: “Hyde noted the irony of Ireland’s copying the nation she most hated” (Richard Kain).
- An occurrence, a result, or a circumstance notable for such incongruity.
- Dramatic irony.
- Socratic irony.
- noun - the use of words to express the opposite of what is literally said
There are 5 letters in IRONY: I N O R Y
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