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Dramatic irony definition, irony that is inherent in speeches or a situation of a drama and is understood by the audience but not grasped by the characters in the ...

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Dramatic irony occurs when the audience knows something that the characters don't. In the classic myth of Oedipus, Oedipus leaves his family because it has ...

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dramatic irony: A literary device by which the audience's or reader's understanding of events or individuals in a work surpasses that of its characters. Dramatic ...

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Definition, Usage and a list of Dramatic Irony Examples in literature. Dramatic irony is an important stylistic device that is commonly found in plays, movies, ...

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Dramatic irony occurs when the audience knows something the characters do not . Because of this understanding, the words of the characters take on a different ...

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Dramatic irony is defined as when an audience watching a play understands what's going on in a situation while the characters are unaware of what is ...

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Dramatic Irony Definition A plot device to create situations where the reader knows much more about the episodes and the resolutions before the chief char.

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dramatic irony (countable and uncountable, plural dramatic ironies). A theatrical effect in which the true meaning of a situation, or some incongruity in the plot, ...

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You're in a movie theater, watching the new horror flick. The audience knows something that the main character does not. The audience sees the character's.