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irony

Synonyms of irony in English:

noun

  • 1 that note of irony in her voice
    sarcasm, sardonicism, dryness, causticity, sharpness, acerbity, acid, bitterness, trenchancy, mordancy, cynicism;
    mockery, satire, ridicule, derision, scorn, sneering;
    wryness, backhandedness
    British informal sarkiness
    [Antonyms] sincerity
  • 2 the irony of the situation hit her
    paradox, paradoxical nature, incongruity, incongruousness, peculiarity
    [Antonyms] logic
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