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  • nounsarcasm
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Synonyms for irony

noun sarcasm
  • humor
  • paradox
  • satire
  • twist
  • wit
  • banter
  • burlesque
  • contempt
  • contrariness
  • criticism
  • derision
  • incongruity
  • jibe
  • mockery
  • quip
  • raillery
  • repartee
  • reproach
  • ridicule
  • taunt
  • mordancy
  • sardonicism

Antonyms for irony

  • seriousness
  • approval
  • compliment
  • flattery
  • praise
  • respect
  • consideration
  • deference
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More words related to irony

figure of speech

noun. turn of expression

lampoonery

noun. satire

mordacity

noun. sarcasm

mordancy

noun. sarcasm

parody

noun. imitation, spoof

raillery

noun. bantering
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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