Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. In an ironic manner, in a way displaying irony.
  • adv. Used to draw attention to an ironic aspect of a situation being described.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In an ironical manner; by way of irony; by the use of irony.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in an ironic manner
  • adv. contrary to plan or expectation

Etymologies

ironic +‎ -ally (Wiktionary)

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