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British English: irony /ˈaɪrənɪ/ NOUN
Irony is a form of humour which involves saying things that you do not mean.
There was no irony in his voice.
- American English: irony
- Arabic: سُخْرِيَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: ironia
- Chinese: 讽刺
- Croatian: ironija
- Czech: ironie
- Danish: ironi
- Dutch: ironie
- European Spanish: ironía
- Finnish: ironia
- French: ironie
- German: Ironie
- Greek: ειρωνεία
- Italian: ironia
- Japanese: 皮肉
- Korean: 풍자
- Norwegian: ironi
- Polish: ironia
- European Portuguese: ironia
- Romanian: ironie
- Russian: ирония
- Latin American Spanish: ironía
- Swedish: ironi
- Thai: การประชด
- Turkish: ince alay
- Ukrainian: іронія
- Vietnamese: sự mỉa mai
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