How to use Ironically in a sentence

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  • Ironically, these skeptical arguments can be based on the same sort of evidence used in the original argument.

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  • Ironically, the answer to that question is "yes."

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  • Ironically, Jessica was not considered quite sexy enough for mainstream pop success and her sound was not on par with that of Aguilera.

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  • Ironically, when we take care of self, we have more self to give to others.

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  • While retaining for a time the old ministers who had served and overthrown the emperor Paul, one of the first acts of his reign was to appoint a secret committee, called ironically the " Comite du salut public," consisting of young and enthusiastic friends of his own - Victor Gavovich Kochubey, Nikolai Nikolaevich Novosiltsov, Paul Alexandrovich Strogonov and Adam Czartoryski - to draw up a scheme of internal reform.

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  • Ironically, it 's meant to be formally unveiled tomorrow.

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  • One of the words ironically has an extra "i" in it.

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  • Prince Andrew smiled ironically.

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  • Ironically, it is also one of the most poorly understood religions in the world.

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  • Ironically, this is the same mental process that occurs during a crime of passion.

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  • Ironically, Crow was diagnosed with cancer within days of the breakup.

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  • Ironically, the same benefits that the Internet brings can also be obstacles to meeting in person, as in your situation.

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  • Ironically, the sleepier a young child is, the more likely he is to fight the urge to rest.

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  • Such snobby critics ironically make a very good living reviewing Hollywood movies !

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  • Ironically, Woods himself was accused that same year of making both racist and sexist jokes.

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  • Ironically, the first hit off her Back To Black album is entitled, Rehab.

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  • Ironically, this classical posture might at first seem very unnatural for those who have never studied classical guitar.

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  • Ironically, Newton was not raised with any religious conviction and found religion while in the Royal Navy during a powerful storm.

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  • Ironically, the type of explicit, yet consensual sex shown in the Hot Chocolate scene would even not be addressed by AB1179 since it only legislates games that include violence.

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  • Almost ironically, these original consoles offer the best "backwards compatibility" of all the PS3 models ever sold.

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  • The game's scenario is, ironically, extremely violent.

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  • While other reviewers have blasted this system, it ironically is the one thing about Magna Carta that I really liked.

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  • Pawn shops can, ironically, be a great source for games at very low prices.

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  • Ironically, I have one friend in each electronics department at two competing stores.

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  • Ironically, this tough life of low moisture and poor soil produces low-yielding vines with high-quality and flavorful fruit.

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  • Ironically, if the whole point of purging these apps was to remove questionable content from the iPhone, then it is largely ineffective.

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  • Ironically, cerumen impaction is often caused by misguided attempts to remove earwax.

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  • Ironically, this action of the botulinum toxin has given it a beneficial niche in the world of medicine.

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  • In 1909, the Citadel was torn down and the site was converted to a new military prison facility, ironically built by its own prisoners.

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  • When your body is stressed, production of your antibodies slows, ironically making you more vulnerable to additional stress.

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  • Ironically, the '80s years also saw a mix of fashions that were very different from one another - but extremism still played a major part in this aspect.

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  • Ironically, some current women's business fashion has a decidedly retro vintage look, thanks to the popularity of the TV show Mad Men.

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  • Since Sir Julian Huxley was so outspoken and bold that it ironically made him the perfect candidate to help form the WWF.

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  • Unfortunately, in tough economic times and during expensive times of year for families, such as Christmas, churches see decreases in giving, ironically at a time where church services tend to be more well attended than usual.

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  • Ironically, the best way to use online chat rooms to find a date is by not looking for a date.

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  • Ironically, this can result in less arguing, which may result in you thinking your wife is happy.

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  • Ironically, most of these ads will be for competing dating sites.

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  • Ironically, the plain wedding band remained traditional during this time period.

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  • Ironically, children seem to have an innate magnet for sharing precisely when they are not supposed to.

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  • Ironically, though, almost all of the online tests are text-based multiple choice - so they are already pre-disposed to appeal to linguistic learners.

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  • Have you ever gone to the theater, paid your eight bucks, and walked out ninety minutes later feeling like you were just royally screwed without even being taken to dinner and, ironically, a movie first?

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  • Ironically, this Netflix comedy flick is about a couple that is breaking up and there is an "escalating battle of the exes" wherein they fight over custody of their upscale Chicago condo.

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  • Ironically, that is not even his voice that viewers hear in the Goldfinger movie; his accent was too thick, so the voice of an English actor, Michael Collins, was used in its place.

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  • Ironically, this can work to a traveler's advantage when it comes to getting great deals on airfares.

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  • The syndrome was discovered by Hans Asperger in the early 1940's, ironically in the roughly the same time frame that Leo Kanner discovered autism.

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  • Ironically, Autism Speaks is the one organization that does not appear to have autistic speakers at its autism conferences.

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  • Ironically, I found the secret to my dieting success while I was pregnant with my oldest daughter.

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  • Ironically, diverticulosis is more common in industrialized countries like the United States because of the ready availability and consumption of low-fiber options.

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  • Ironically, this might contribute to the sagging breast problem.

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  • Ironically, the most frequently reported activities were eating and drinking followed by watching TV.

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  • Ironically, a bra made of organic silk or wool would be a more effective moisture-wicker, but likely not as light or inexpensive.

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  • So ironically, despite the flack its older cousins the original thong and the bikini have gotten, the low rise thong actually encourages modesty and makes things a little bit easier on fashion.

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  • The first album, ironically titled Ready to Die, became a major hit, and led to the now renamed Notorious B.I.G. to be named Billboard's 1995 MC of the Year.

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  • Disintegration turned The Cure into household names, though ironically, Smith's intent while writing the album was just the opposite.

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  • Ironically, their label, the legendary Factory Records, lost money on every copy sold, since the production costs for the blue vinyl on which it was pressed was so high.

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  • His early years also involved child support disputes with an ex wife, and ironically this is how his bounty hunting career began.

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  • Ironically, Kelli's parents are absent most of the time.

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  • Ironically, Perrin later accepted the money and used it for gastric bypass surgery, which helped her lose 94 pounds.

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  • Ironically, McCarroll had not won any of the challenges during the course of the show and instead only won the main contest.

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  • The small, bedroom community town sat directly on top of the Hellmouth (ironically located directly beneath the high school).

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  • This billion-dollar business thrives merely on the ironically timeless desire for aging men and women to achieve line-free skin.

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  • Eyes are certainly the windows to our souls, as they are, ironically, the most vulnerable area for wrinkles and fine lines.

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  • Ironically, many generators existed on the Internet long before Myspace, as a company, finally released their own interface as a competitor.

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  • As its name suggests, the word podcast was created by combining the words "iPod" and "broadcast." Ironically, this word is a misnomer.

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  • Ironically, they are simply modified versions of the proxy servers that many organizations - from schools to governments - use to try to control, censor, or monitor web usage.

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  • Mr Lang, in The Valet's Tragedy, had some years earlier ironically wondered why nobody made this suggestion, which, however, he regarded as untenable.

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  • Ironically some of the most highly evolved cursors, such as saiga antelope, addax or bison have evolved short, light legs.

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  • Ironically he was scattering the ashes of the father of another climber.

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  • Ironically we had even said we would feel safe in her hands if a situation such as a breech baby arose!

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  • Moreover, the term ' intellectual barbarians ' is clearly meant ironically and was certainly intended to be taken in this way.

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  • Ironically, the winter is the best time in England to make biltong.

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  • Ironically, the Fascist industry provided the infrastructure for Italian cinema 's postwar revival.

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  • Our expected rivals for gold medals were Leeds City, ironically including Thames second claimer Andy Beevers.

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  • Stalin -- ironically the Bolshevik's first commissar of nationalities -- was more guilty than most of reviving old tsarist ways.

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  • Or else, equally ironically, we are deconstructing that which neoliberalism is itself already attempting to deconstruct in even more radical ways.

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  • Ironically, the extensive legacy of post industrial dereliction also proved to be an asset.

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  • Ironically the infestation of barnacles on yacht hulls - which the paint was designed to prevent - does not happen in fresh water.

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  • Ironically they were served with typical Army stew nearly everyday, the West Point was soon nicknamed the Stew Point.

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  • Ironically enough there isn't any full-frontal nudity in CURTAINS; at least not in the version I saw.

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  • Ironically, human intervention can also make the woods picturesque, healthier, more naturally diverse and self sustaining.

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  • Thus the use of a tube preamp to inject some warmth and, ironically, imperfection.

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  • Ironically, unlike his famous predecessor, the new reformer has no social policy background.

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  • Materials for the new railroad were brought in on the River on Thames barges ironically utilizing waterpower for the new railroad.

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  • Ironically, a real rarity was a Common Starling!

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  • Ironically, it is this clarity that enables a reviewer to ask awkward questions about the claims made on the findings.

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  • Ironically, to protect the sanctity of her life, she had to shorten it.

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  • His greatest drama was, ironically, first staged at a private club in London because it was considered too scandalous for Paris audiences.

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  • Ironically, the 1992 Cultural Studies anthology often receives more criticism for inflating the field than less critically self-aware collections.

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  • It is difficult to enjoy the next section of Stalinist socialist realism, even ironically.

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  • Today's British Army personal, ironically, will get into trouble if they are found to be using stimulants such as speed.

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  • The best protection, ironically, is not so much technological as methodical.

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  • Ironically, it's meant to be formally unveiled tomorrow.

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  • But, ironically the dynamic, focused warm-up is not a new a concept.

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  • Ironically, the Kenyon Cutting, east of the Newton Viaduct, yielded 750,000 cubic yards of material.

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  • Having listened to her mother's objections, Helene smiled blandly and ironically.

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  • Ironically, a real rarity was a Common Starling !

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  • Ironically, the congressman was murdered because he was n't going to vote for a bill to give the NSA even broader snooping powers.

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  • It is difficult to enjoy the next section of Stalinist Socialist Realism, even ironically.

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  • Today 's British Army personal, ironically, will get into trouble if they are found to be using stimulants such as speed.

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  • Ironically, many compact digital cameras have more megapixels than digital SLRs and picture quality is still compromised.

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  • Ironically, we had chosen that song as our recessional before the burning incident.

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  • Ironically, it was his affiliation with the Crips gang that pushed him into a rap career.

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  • The pressure to look young is what fuels most of these cases, yet ironically, people rarely come out of these procedures looking younger.

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  • Walt Disney - Ironically, the founder of "The Happiest Place on Earth" was terrified of mice.

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  • Ironically, the hyper cube is an animated shiny sphere; it takes the place of the stone you swapped to create the five-string.

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  • Ironically, Nicholson played the president in that movie.

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  • Ironically, cholesterol can also be a problem, if too much is manufactured by the liver or consumed through the diet and not metabolized or used.

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  • This condition accelerates clotting, which ironically can result in hemorrhage when the clotting factors are exhausted.

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  • Ironically, opponents of school uniforms are just as likely as proponents to cite economic reasons.

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  • The good news is that most founders need less than they think, and ironically, there are more advantages exist to having less than having more.

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  • Ironically, this lower pay leads to high turnover and a large demand for childcare center employees continue to exist.

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  • Ironically, it was something he told me Lisa said that gave me the idea to search somewhere else.

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  • Ironically, he seems to applaud their duplicity because it will, his characters believe, be spiritually edifying.

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  • He nodded hurriedly in reply to Chernyshev, and smiled ironically on hearing that the sovereign was inspecting the fortifications that he, Pfuel, had planned in accord with his theory.

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  • In such a case it must have been bestowed ironically, for the country proved very unprofitable to the gold-seekers, who were its earliest European settlers.

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  • About the year 1180 Lambert gathered some of these women, who had been ironically styled "Beguines" by his opponents, into a semi-conventual community, which he established in a quarter of the city belonging to him around his church of St Christopher.

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  • The expectation of obtaining these sinecures drew young men towards the church in considerable numbers, and the class of abbes so formed - abbes de tour they were sometimes called, and sometimes (ironically) abbes de sainte esperance, abbes of St Hope - came to hold a recognized position.

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  • Philip supported the clergy against the feudal lords, and in many cases against the burgesses of the towns, but rigidly exacted from them the performance of their secular duties, ironically promising to aid the clergy of Reims, who had failed to do so, "with his prayers only" against the violence of the lords of Rethel and Roucy.

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  • Rostov was talking merrily to his two friends, one of whom was a dashing hussar and the other a notorious duelist and rake, and every now and then he glanced ironically at Pierre, whose preoccupied, absent-minded, and massive figure was a very noticeable one at the dinner.

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  • Natasha glanced at her ironically without knowing why.

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