Example sentences for: irony

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

  • Hence Culturebox's relief at the first glimmers of a countertrend--three articles and one movie defending irony in the past three weeks.

  • The LAT points out this irony: Talic was in Vienna to attend a conference on cooperation between Bosnian Serbs and Bosnia's Muslim-Croat federation when he was arrested.

  • The irony facing Dole--that converting your status into multiple wives can threaten the status itself--is thus a remnant, though greatly diluted, of our Victorian heritage.

  • The piece also explicitly points out the irony in Microsoft's argument that AOL "is using its exclusive technology to prevent fair competition based on open standards," which is "exactly the complaint from Netscape that prompted ...

  • This is not, technically, an irony.

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