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irony (n):
incongruity between what might be expected and what actually occurs
Samples
the irony of Ireland's copying the nation she most hated
irony (n):
witty language used to convey insults or scorn
Samples
he used sarcasm to upset his opponent.
irony is wasted on the stupid.
Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do generally discover everybody's face but their own

Related Words: sarcasmsatire
irony (n):
a trope that involves incongruity between what is expected and what occurs
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Bad news travels fast

Kötü haber tez yayılır.
Information about trouble or misfortune disseminates quickly (more quickly than good news).


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