Harshly speaking


1. meaning the opposite of what is said

1st Sample Sentence

1. "Well don't you look glad to see me", she said in an ironic tone to her mother-in-law, who was obviously anything but glad to see her.

2nd Meaning

2. contrary to expectation

2nd Sample Sentence

2. It's ironic that he was run over and killed by a goods carrier named "Good Luck".


eiron (dissembler) (Greek)


Remember Ironic as Iron. Imagine that people were mining a new place in that place they were amazed that unexpectedly they found Iron but no one were sure either it was Iron or not. So it was contrary outcome.

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