Meaning of ironic

i•ron•ic

Pronunciation: (ī-ron'ik), [key]
— adj.
  1. containing or exemplifying irony: an ironic novel; an ironic remark.
  2. ironical.
  3. coincidental; unexpected: It was ironic that I was seated next to my ex-husband at the dinner.
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