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Irony

An example of irony.


irony

noun
pronunciation: \ˈī-rə-nē\ or \ˈī(-ə)r-nē\


1.a fancy-pants way for literati types to make themselves seem smarter than they are. (Socratic irony)

2. incongruity between an expected situation or event(s) and the actual situation or event(s).


Irony in actionEdit

  • Viacom sues The YouTube for copyright infringement, but refuses to negotiate with the WGA for a minimal New Media pay increase for its writers.





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