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Synonyms of irony in English:


  • 1 that note of irony in her voice
    sarcasm, causticity, cynicism, mockery, satire, sardonicism
    [Antonyms] sincerity
  • 2 the irony of the situation
    paradox, incongruity, incongruousness
    [Antonyms] logic
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