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Synonyms of 'ironically'

(adverb) 
Ironically, for a man who hated war, he made a superb war reporter.
Synonyms
paradoxically
,
absurdly
Prices were still absurdly low, in his opinion.
,
incongruously
,
ambiguously
,
illogically
, ,
bafflingly
(adverb) 
His classmates ironically dubbed him `Beauty'.
Synonyms
sarcastically
,
mockingly
,
sardonically
,
acidly
`You never did know how to be a mother,' she said acidly.
,
wryly
,
sneeringly
,
trenchantly
,
satirically
,
acerbically
,
mordaciously

Additional synonyms

in the sense of absurdly
Prices were still absurdly low, in his opinion.
Synonyms
ridiculously,
incredibly,
unbelievably,
ludicrously,
unreasonably,
incongruously,
laughably,
irrationally,
implausibly,
preposterously,
illogically,
inanely,
senselessly,
idiotically,
inconceivably,
farcically
in the sense of acidly
`You never did know how to be a mother,' she said acidly.
Synonyms
sharply,
cuttingly,
tartly,
bitingly,
caustically,
trenchantly,
pungently,
mordantly,
hurtfully,
acerbically,
acridly,
stingingly

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