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Wednesday, September 7, 2016

I FIND IT IRONIC THAT I HAVE SPENT MY ADULT LIFE TRYING TO APPEAR SUAVE & SOPHISTICATED & NOW I'M WRITING THESE POSTS



Full Definition of irony

pluralironies

  1. 1:  a pretense of ignorance and of willingness to learn from another assumed in order to make the other's false conceptions conspicuous by adroit questioning —called also Socratic irony
  2. 2a :  the use of words to express something other than and especially the opposite of the literal meaningb :  a usually humorous or sardonic literary style or form characterized by ironyc :  an ironic expression or utterance
  3. 3a (1) :  incongruity between the actual result of a sequence of events and the normal or expected result (2) :  an event or result marked by such incongruityb :  incongruity between a situation developed in a drama and the accompanying words or actions that is understood by the audience but not by the characters in the play —called also dramatic irony, tragic irony
4    antonym :  wrinkly

My thanks to BuzzFeed for many of the following examples:




 




















And my all time favorite:














ME: “I talk to myself.”
ME: “Me, too!!”----fishducky