Antiphrasis

• (n.) The use of words in a sense opposite to their proper meaning; as when a court of justice is called a court of vengeance.
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antiphrasis

noun the use of a word in a sense opposite to its normal sense (especially in irony)
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Antiphrasis

An·tiph'ra·sis noun [ Latin , from Greek ..., from ... to express by antithesis or negation.] (Rhet.) The use of words in a sense opposite to their proper meaning; as when a court of justice is called a court of vengeance .
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antiphrasis

use of words in a sense opposite to literal
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antiphrasis

[n] - the use of a word in a sense opposite to its normal sense (especially in irony)
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