The speech is ironic the scene is ironic or the drama ironize all worthwhile on lift.

It is ironic that the more serious problems emanate from the more industrially advanced societies.

He also took the opportunity and even a bit ironic that the recent real estate fever.

I like his impudence!(ironic,meaning that his impudence is prepesterous or amusing)

Islanders call it ironic that the current crisis has made traditional values appear progressive, even utopian.

【TED】Sugata Mitra's new experiments in self-teaching

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  1. so we have an ironic problem --

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「自拍」─牛津辭典的2013年度詞彙! "Selfie" is Oxford's Word for 2013

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  1. usually with a smartphone and usually uploaded to the internet with an ironic hashtag

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【TED】優都思.巴克實茲娜: 顛覆刻板印象的諷刺照片 (Uldus Bakhtiozina: Wry photos that turn stereotypes upside down)

【TED】優都思.巴克實茲娜: 顛覆刻板印象的諷刺照片 (Uldus Bakhtiozina: Wry photos that turn stereotypes upside down) Image 04:09
  1. i started my way around six years ago with ironic self-portraits to lay open so many stereotypes about nationalities, genders, and social issues.

    我大約從六年前開始拍攝諷刺自攝像,希望能揭露許多刻板印象,如國籍、性別、 社會議題等等。
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  1. 1. A situation where the result is a complete reverse (and practical mockery) of what was expected 2. A word heavy misused and abused in conversation today, mostly by people who think that using the word in any way will automatically make them seem intelligent. The word is usually misused to exactly mean "coincidental" or "tragic", when again it doesn't mean this (see #1)
    If the heavy metal band Anthrax dies of anthrax, that would be poetically tragic, but not ironic. If a diabetic crosses the street and is run over by a truck carrying insulin, then it's ironic. "Isn't it ironic that the pop song 'Ironic' contains absolutely no examples of irony?" "One issue of Mad Magazine showed Alfred E. Neuman face-down in the desert, crushed to death by a parachuted crate of first aid supplies. Now THAT was ironic!"
  2. That a song about things which are ironic makes no mention of any things which are, in fact, ironic.
  3. containing irony irony: -the opposite of the literal meaning -a mismatch between the expected and the actual result
    pro-lifers making death threats to Michael Schiavo is ironic
  4. Something is Ironic when what happens is the opposite of what is expected
    It is ironic that Perez Hilton called Will.I.Am a faggot because Perez is gay.
  5. When a hipster has a guilty pleasure they want to publicly partake in, and is pretending not to genuinely enjoy it.
    Steve proudly wore his pink Backstreet Boys T-shirt, knowing that his hipster friends would think he was wearing it ironically. He took it even further by posting three whole facebook albums of the concert he got it from.
  6. an unexpected result
    it is ironic that the health teacher's son is an avid recreational drug user
  7. An unfortunate event having a perverse outcome in the particular context.
    Publishing an incorrect example of "ironic" on urban dictionary. For example" "rain on your wedding day" is not ironic. That is unfortunate. It would be ironic if you were a weatherman who predicted sunshine on your wedding day. But, that would be tough to sell as a lyric.
  8. The use of irony.
    Isn't it ironic that a song entitle "Ironic" has nothing to do with irony.
  9. a) Something that is contradictory. b) Something that is complete and utter bullshit (but often accepted nonetheless.)
    * see [hipster] Anonymous [twentysomething] in [Brooklyn]: "I am NOT a hipster!" <silence> [ironic].
  10. That which is of, related to, or exhibiting characteristic features of the band Iron Maiden.
    That band is very ironic. That [hipster] is wearing a Powerslave t-shirt to be ironic.