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ironic

US [aɪˈrɑnɪk]
UK [aɪˈrɒnɪk]
  • adj.反语的;讽刺的;(因出乎意料而)奇怪的
  • Web冷嘲的;挖苦;挖苦的
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adj.
1.
反语的;讽刺的showing that you really mean the opposite of what you are saying; expressing irony
an ironic comment
讥讽的话
2.
(因出乎意料而)奇怪的,好笑的strange or amusing because it is very different from what you expect
It's ironic that she became a teacher─she used to hate school.
令人啼笑皆非的是她成了教师 — 她过去一向厌恶学校。

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