Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Ironically"

The meaning of "Ironically" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does ironically mean?
A: When something happens but it's not what you expected, as in the complete opposite. Or, when a person is the complete opposite of what you expect them to be. This is what irony means.
You could use the word 'ironically' in a sentence to describe the situation.
Q: What does ironically mean?
A: You use ironically  to draw attention to a situation which is odd or amusing because it involves a contrast.

Ex: Ironically, for a man who hated war, he would have made a superb war cameraman.

Q: What does ironically mean?
A: Ironically means sarcastic. =)
Q: What does ironically mean?
A: Ironically is like saying jokingly.
Ex: "I said ironically"
It's like saying "I said jokingly" (irony is like a joke)

Example sentences using "Ironically"

Q: Please show me example sentences with "ironically".
A:
- "That is not meant at all ironically."

- "Imperfections, ironically, are part of the perfect plan."
Q: Please show me example sentences with ironically.
A: I think it’s more important to understand what irony is and then use “ironically” when you think the situation is ironic.

Irony is when the outcome of the situation is different than the expected result.

Ironically, even many native English speakers don’t use “ironically” correctly.
Q: Please show me example sentences with ironically.
A: @Ham: It's not always from good to bad. It is simply the opposite (so of course you can use it the other way around too).

"I heard that Suzuki's Sushi Restaurant is the worst place to go in all of Osaka, but ironically it was my favorite place that I tried."

Synonyms of "Ironically" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between ironically and sarcastically ?
A: Irony is just the use of words to convey meaning opposite to the words’ literal meaning. Like if someone says “there’s going to be a storm tomorrow” and I respond “oh, fun”, I’m using irony. I don’t actually think that a storm is fun.

Sarcasm is the use of irony to criticize someone or something.

“Irony” also has a colloquial extension to its use where it describes when something turns out the opposite to what you would think or hope would happen (a good example of this would be Alanis Morissette’s song “Ironic”).

At any rate, if you hear “ironically”, think “opposite of what you’d expect” in a neutral sense, and if you hear “sarcastically”, think “irony meant to criticize”.

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