Definitions for absurdityæbˈsɜr dɪ ti, -ˈzɜr-
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absurdity, absurdness, ridiculousness(noun)
a message whose content is at variance with reason
absurdity, fatuity, fatuousness, silliness(noun)
a ludicrous folly
"the crowd laughed at the absurdity of the clown's behavior"
u00A0The quality of being absurd or inconsistent with obvious truth, reason, or sound judgment.
That which is absurd; an absurd action; a logical contradiction.
Origin: * First attested probably in 1472.
the quality of being absurd or inconsistent with obvious truth, reason, or sound judgment
that which is absurd; an absurd action; a logical contradiction
Origin: [L. absurditas: cf. F. absurdite.]
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
In politics, absurdity is not a handicap.
The fixity of a habit is generally in direct proportion to its absurdity.
The privilege of absurdity to which no living creature is subject, but man only.
Absurdity. A statement or belief manifestly inconsistent with one's own opinion.
Absurdity, n. A statement or belief manifestly inconsistent with one's own opinion.
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