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English definition of “ironic”
/ɑɪˈrɑn·ɪk/ adj (also ironical /ɑɪˈrɑn·ɪ·kəl/) (USING OPPOSITE WORDS)
› using words that suggest the opposite of what you intend, usually in order to be humorous: The play was full of witty, ironic banter. [+ that clause] It’s really ironic that I would be asked to write about pets today because just yesterday our dog ran away.