Example sentences for: ironies

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

  • If he's aware of us at all, my friends and I,in a back booth farthest from the stage, what are webut the proverbial rubes, sight-seeing frat boyson a sleazy lark, too loud, too talkative, gigglinguneasy ironies about being where we'd never go alone.

  • (To his credit, Wachtler does not ignore the rich ironies of his situation.

  • It's the ex-paramour, not the husband, who hires a detective agency to dog the mysteriously wayward Sarah, and--in one of those ironies that feels delightfully postmodern--it's Maurice himself who ends up being trailed by a Cockney gumshoe, Parkis (an amusingly earnest Ian Hart), when Sarah reinitiates contact.

  • The conflict in Washington has its ironies.

  • The Insider doesn't note a couple of key, maybe hopeful ironies.

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