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Definitions of ironic:
  • adjective:   characterized by often poignant difference or incongruity between what is expected and what actually is
    Example: "Madness, an ironic fate for such a clear thinker"
  • adjective:   humorously sarcastic or mocking
    Example: "An ironic remark often conveys an intended meaning obliquely"

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