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Overview of adj ironic

The adj ironic has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) dry, ironic, ironical, wry

(humorously sarcastic or mocking; "dry humor"; "an ironic remark often conveys an intended meaning obliquely"; "an ironic novel"; "an ironical smile"; "with a wry Scottish wit")

2. ironic, ironical

(characterized by often poignant difference or incongruity between what is expected and what actually is; "madness, an ironic fate for such a clear thinker"; "it was ironical that the well-planned scheme failed so completely")

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