Web Results

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxymoron

An oxymoron is a rhetorical device that uses an ostensible ... A classical example of the use of oxymorons in English ...

simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oxymoron

Oxymorons sometimes appear in jokes. Sometimes, the joke is just to say that a pair of words are an oxymoron. For example, a joke that says that "honest ...

examples.yourdictionary.com/examples-of-oxymorons.html

Examples of oxymorons show that they create drama for the reader or listener, and ... This phrase qualifies as an oxymoron because the words "same" and " difference" have .... Holy definition is 'to be set apart' so that's not really an oxymoron.

www.vappingo.com/word-blog/64-examples-of-oxymorons-in-sentences

The word oxymoron is derived from the Greek for pointedly foolish (oxys = sharp/ keen and moros = foolish). Oxymorons are extremely useful in written English ...

www.thoughtco.com/awfully-good-examples-of-oxymorons-1691814

Feb 8, 2017 ... Oxymorons are often found in literature, but as shown by this list of 100 ... sit back and really think, we happily accept them as normal English.

www.oxymoronlist.com

Oxymoron Examples | Oxymoron Definition | Examples of Oxymorons (Oxymora). Oxymoron: a figure of speech by which a locution produces an incongruous, ...

literarydevices.net/oxymoron

Definition, Usage and a list of Oxymoron Examples in common speech and literature. Oxymoron, plural oxymora, is a figure of speech in which two opposite  ...

www.fun-with-words.com/oxym_example.html

Oxymoron Example List. Here are our top 36 favourite oxymorons – oxymorons in a loose sense of the word: ... More about oxymorons on Fun-with-words.com:.

inglesnarede.com.br/gramatica-na-rede/examples-of-oxymoron-in-english-grammar

Examples of Oxymoron in English Hello folks! Recently I recorded a podcast to EnglishCast explaining the meaning and giving some examples of the word ...

www.literarydevices.com/oxymoron

Definition and a list of examples of oxymoron. An oxymoron is a figure of speech in which two seemingly opposing and contradictory elements are juxtaposed.