afresymol, absẃrd, gwrthun, ngwrthun, habsẃrd, hafresymol, wrthun
Noun(1) a situation in which life seems irrational and meaningless
Adjective(1) inconsistent with reason or logic or common sense(2) so unreasonable as to invite derision
(1) The result is a mixed platter: Hilariously absurd one minute, farcically annoying the next, and damn surreal all of the time.(2) It is absurd to blame current difficulties on any state's governor, Republican or Democrat.(3) Stupid people will still take this post as absurd arrogance on my part.(4) I'm all out of amusing anecdotes and absurd ruminations.(5) The level of outrage is absurd : it's front page news and questions have been asked in Parliament.(6) He created an absurd and funny universe that, though ridiculous, always seemed real and sincere.(7) ├ö├ç├┐Log├ö├ç├û is a pointless, absurd song, which makes me cry almost every time I hear it.(8) It would be absurd to blame Aristotle for his conceptual poverty: poverty is a lack, not a failing.(9) The taxi driver was complaining to them, about their rather absurd behaviour and making him wait the whole day.(10) The humorously absurd mood is set up from the start.(11) It's an absurd ritual, and funny, yet his little trek affords a lovely view and brings him into contact with fellow passers-by.(12) The town described by Kipling in Plain Tales from the Hills seemed a wonderfully absurd Victorian fantasy.(13) Not surprisingly, there are laughs to be had; wrestlers are, of course, innately absurd figures.(14) Charles' fears have rightly been ridiculed as absurd , but he is not alone in expressing such concerns.(15) Running is an absurd sport, for absurd people.(16) The kind of people who were supposed to be the last, best hope for defending freedom in the world were being portrayed as absurd fools.
1. preposterous ::
2. ridiculous ::
3. ludicrous ::
4. farcical ::
5. laughable ::
6. risible ::
7. idiotic ::
8. stupid ::
9. foolish ::
10. silly ::
11. inane ::
13. insane ::
14. harebrained ::
16. unreasonable ::
17. irrational ::
18. illogical ::
19. nonsensical ::
20. incongruous ::
21. pointless ::
22. senseless ::
23. crazy ::
24. daft ::
1. realistic ::
2. reasonable ::
Different Formsabsurd, absurder, absurdest, absurdities, absurdity, absurdly, absurdness
Word Example from TV Shows
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Don't be ABSURD.
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 5
I know you're behind
this ABSURD incarceration of my grandson.
Game of Thrones Season 5, Episode 6
- That's ABSURD.
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 10
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 10
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 14
English to Welsh Dictionary: absurd
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