Example sentences for: ironically

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

  • Their eldest daughter, ironically named Unity (Stanley and Hilda were divorced on her seventh birthday), stares accusingly out of the wonderful portrait Hilda, Unity and Dolls (1937).

  • Ironically, as the handover approached, the British granted the Hong Kong Chinese more political autonomy than they had done since the colony was founded, including such democratic reforms as elections to the Legislative Council.

  • Ironically, it was George Shaheen rather than Jim Wadia who publicly stated his support for modernizing the attest and assurance model for the 21st century!

  • Ironically, although cats are reputed to dislike water and getting wet, there are numerous words using cat for nautical and maritime items.

  • Ironically, it was dedicated by George VI just three months before the outbreak of World War II.


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