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use "irony" in a sentence

The book, which went on sale Tuesday, has created a strange irony.

Please go to another columnist for a wry quip about the irony.

Credit Photograph by Mark Wilson/Getty It was hard to avoid the irony.

Verbal irony is when a person says one thing but clearly means another.

And that is the tragic lesson of irony buried in the rubble in Palmyra.

There is an irony to considering the historical source of these guidelines.

But there’s even more irony here, provided in an anecdote by the Times’ piece.

The irony: the money was meant to fuel the development of eco-friendly engines.

However Prof Willerslev said: "I guess you can say there is some kind of irony.

Jeff X, never has a finer piece of irony appeared in the Forbes comments.

Just ask Bill O'Reilly. 2. For a guy known for irony, he's been remarkably sincere.

The ripple effect from China's economic slowdown is tinged with irony, says Ms Chan.

The beautiful irony is that Anjuman's words live on in books and songs today.

The irony is that the Cuban people are the ones most severely punished by the policy.

But the dislike stems more from a lost sense of irony and parody than the song itself.

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