Übersetzung von “irony” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


nounirony /ˈaɪrəni, ˈaɪər-/ ( plural ironies )
uncountable saying the opposite of what you mean in order to be funny
ironie feminine

He uses irony a lot in his act.
Il utilise beaucoup l'ironie dans son jeu.
countable-uncountable the strangeness of a situation that is very different from what you expect, or the situation itself
ironie feminine

life's little ironies
les petites ironies du sort

the irony of the situation
l'ironie de la situation

(Übersetzung von “irony” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


noun /ˈaiərəni/ (plural ironies)

a form of deliberate mockery in which one says the opposite of what is obviously true.

His playful sense of irony adds much to his performances as a comedian.

seeming mockery in a situation, words etc

The irony of the situation was that he stole the money which she had already planned to give him.
ironic(al) /aiˈronik(l)/ adjective

ironically adverb


(Übersetzung von “irony” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)