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irony
used in Angelfall

4 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
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
  • Another soldier crosses himself, completely unaware of the irony of such a gesture from a soldier fighting angels.
    p. 273.5
irony = when things are together that seem like they don't belong together
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  • Ironically, chubby cherubs look down at us from the frescoed ceiling.
    p. 180.3
  • Ironically, since the attacks, the sunsets have been glorious.
    p. 1.0
  • How deliciously ironic.
    p. 259.3

There are no more uses of "irony" in Angelfall.

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