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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Very funny, ridiculous.

Usage examples (34)
  • If at first the idea is not absurd, then there is no hope for it.
  • The absurd excuse that the dog ate his homework
  • The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth--Albert Camus
  • The absurd predicament of seeming to argue that virtue is highly desirable but intensely unpleasant for more
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