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irony
used in O Pioneers!

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Definition
when what happens is very different than what might be expected; or when things are together that seem like they don't belong together — especially when amusing or an entertaining coincidence
  • Marie was clever at fortune-telling, indulging in a light irony that amused the crowd.
    4.1 — Part 4 Chapter 1 (60% in)

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