Oxymoron

By: Manpreet 710

Definition and Pronunciation

Definition- is a combination of words that have opposite or very different meanings.


Pronunciation- ( Ox-y-mo-ron)

Synonyms

Jumbo Shrimp
  • Same Difference
  • Pretty Ugly
  • Definite Maybe
  • Examples

    #1 Example- "The shackles of love straiten'd him

    His honor rooted in dishonored stood

    And faith unfaithful kept him falsely true"


    My Example: Modern dancing is so old fashioned.

    (A noun, adjective, adverb) ? and the Derivatives.

    The word Oxymoron is a Noun.


    Derivatives-

    - Oxymoronic- adjective

    - Oxymora- noun