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SAT Multiple Choice Questions - List 97

SAT - Flashcards - Multiple Choice Questions - SHOW ME LIST 97

Definition:

(noun) incongruity between what might be expected and what actually occurs; "the ####### of Ireland's copying the nation she most hated"

(noun) witty language used to convey insults or scorn; "he used sarcasm to upset his opponent"; "####### is wasted on the stupid"; "Satire is a sort of glass, wherein beholders do generally discover everybody's face but their own"--Johathan Swift

(noun) a trope that involves incongruity between what is expected and what occurs

 

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