Example sentences for: ironic

How can you use “ironic” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • It said that "the ironic outcome is a set of aircraft [the stealth bombers] that are so dependent on extremely sophisticated computer equipment designed to deceive the enemy that they are extraordinarily difficult to fly."

  • In that light, boycotting Texaco products would be cruelly ironic.

  • In his own life and in the larger spectacle, Dunne flubs the bigger ironic notes.

  • If Clinton exists in Shakespeare, it might be as an amalgamation of the bad qualities of Falstaff and Henry V. He has Falstaff's appetites for food and fornication (without his humor or ironic wisdom).

  • Whereas the opening manages to be shocking and ironic at once, the picture's turning point is crudely manipulative.

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