ironicalness

ironical

[ahy-ron-i-kuhl]
adjective
1.
pertaining to, of the nature of, exhibiting, or characterized by irony or mockery: an ironical compliment; an ironical smile.
2.
using or prone to irony: an ironical speaker.

Origin:
1570–80; ironic + -al1

ironically, adverb
ironicalness, noun
nonironical, adjective
nonironically, adverb
nonironicalness, noun
semi-ironical, adjective
semi-ironically, adverb
unironical, adjective
unironically, adverb


1, 2. sarcastic, sardonic.
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ironic or ironical (aɪˈrɒnɪk)
 
adj
of, characterized by, or using irony
 
ironical or ironical
 
adj
 
i'ronicalness or ironical
 
n

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