irony - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate irony

irony is hyphenated as i-ro-ny

How to pronounce irony

irony is pronounced ´äɪər nēː

Number of syllables in irony

The number of syllables in irony is 3

What part of speech in irony?

irony can be a noun or an adjective

How common in the word irony?

irony is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does irony convey?

Has a sentiment score of -1 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'irony'

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Common collocations before 'irony'

even, eye, just, laugh, little, look, much, see, small, smile, thought, usually, voice, without, word

Words with similar spelling to irony

crony, irone

Common Verb Collocations of irony

amuse, appreciate, be, can, comment, do, draw, enjoy, find, give, have, involve, keep, laugh, lie, lose, make, may, miss, note, notice, point, reach, say, see, seem, take, understand, will, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of irony

and, but, either, nor, or, Nor