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irony
used in True Believer by Sparks

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situational irony
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
  • The name of the ship, ironically, was Titan.
    Chapter Ten (81% in)
ironically = an entertaining coincidence when what happens is very different than what might be expected
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  • The irony of the situation wasn't lost on Jeremy, and he spent the rest of the day bemoaning the gullibility of true believers.
    Chapter Twenty-one (7% in)

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