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    Me and some other people are confused. Are the following examples of oxymoron?

    1. Soft Rock
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    5.Seriously Funny
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    Yes, those are oxymorons. An oxymoron is a phrase that appears to be a contradiction in terms on the face of it.
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    (Original post by anosmianAcrimony)
    Yes, those are oxymorons. An oxymoron is a phrase that appears to be a contradiction in terms on the face of it.
    Ok what about Plastic Glasses (This is really weird I know xD)
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    (Original post by Elizzey)
    Ok what about Plastic Glasses (This is really weird I know xD)
    Yeah, that's an oxymoron. Something's either plastic or it's glass.
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    (Original post by Elizzey)
    Me and some other people are confused. Are the following examples of oxymoron?

    1. Soft Rock
    2.Paid Volunteers
    3.Virtual Reality
    4.Old News
    5.Seriously Funny
    These can be interpreted not to be oxy morons



    another oxy moron is small skyscraper
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    Burning Ice?
    Deafening silence?
 
 
 
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