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irony
used in Oliver Twist

3 uses
  • 'Send Oliver with them,' said Mr. Grimwig, with an ironical smile; 'he will be sure to deliver them safely, you know.'
    Chapter 14 — Comprising Further Particulars of Oliver's Stay at Mr.... (85% in)
  • The young gentleman smiled, as if to intimate that the latter fragments of discourse were playfully ironical; and finished the beer as he did so.
    Chapter 8 — Oliver Walks to London. He encounters on the Road a.... (62% in)
  • He meant this to be ironical, but it was true besides; for the Dodger and Charley Bates had filed off down the first convenient court they came to.
    Chapter 10 — Oliver Becomes Better Acquainted with the Characters of His.... (93% in)

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