Variant(s): also iron·i·cal
1 : relating to, containing, or constituting irony
Example: Papa T. (you know, the one with some dementia) sitting at the doctor's office, griping because Mama J. had told him he was going to Dr. Miller's office when he was really going to Dr. Scott's office. To Sissy he says, "Well, you know your mother. She's getting old and can't remember anything anymore."