Definition of Ironize

1. Verb. (intransitive) To use irony ¹



2. Verb. (transitive) To treat something in an ironic fashion ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ironize

1. to mix with nutritional iron [v -NIZED, -NIZING, -NIZES]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ironize

ironing
ironing basket
ironing board
ironing boards
ironingroom
ironings
ironise
ironised
ironiser
ironises
ironish
ironising
ironism
ironist
ironists
ironize (current term)
ironized
ironizes
ironizing
ironlike
ironmaker
ironmakers
ironmaking
ironman
ironmans
ironmaster
ironmasters
ironmen
ironmine
ironmines

Literary usage of Ironize

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1. Review of Reviews and World's Work by Albert Shaw (1905)
"... PILLS ironize the blood, feed the nerves and brain, tone the stomach, aid digestion and give restful sleep. Especially indicated in Nervousness and ..."

2. Fifty Years in Oregon: Experiences, Observations, and Commentaries Upon Men by Theodore Thurston Geer (1912)
"It were well if we all followed the sage advice of an old woman who observed this fact: "People should never ironize!" At La Grande Davenport had referred ..."

3. Droog Design: Spirit of the Nineties by Renny Ramakers, Gijs Bakker (1998)
"He does not trivialize, nor does he ironize, alienate or exaggerate. All that is accentuated is the beauty of the bottle, or the wooden coatrack with metal ..."

4. Behind the Scenes with the Kaiser (1888-1892): The True Story of the Kaiser by Henry William Fischer (1922)
"... and I allow no one to ironize me,' " she said afterward. The Kaiser shrugged disdainfully. " If it is necessary to clothe my guests as well as to feed ..."

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