What does laughable mean?

Definitions for laughable
ˈlæf ə bəl, ˈlɑ fə-laugh·able

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word laughable.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. absurd, cockeyed, derisory, idiotic, laughable, ludicrous, nonsensical, preposterous, ridiculous(adj)

    incongruous;inviting ridicule

    "the absurd excuse that the dog ate his homework"; "that's a cockeyed idea"; "ask a nonsensical question and get a nonsensical answer"; "a contribution so small as to be laughable"; "it is ludicrous to call a cottage a mansion"; "a preposterous attempt to turn back the pages of history"; "her conceited assumption of universal interest in her rather dull children was ridiculous"

  2. amusing, comic, comical, funny, laughable, mirthful, risible(adj)

    arousing or provoking laughter

    "an amusing film with a steady stream of pranks and pratfalls"; "an amusing fellow"; "a comic hat"; "a comical look of surprise"; "funny stories that made everybody laugh"; "a very funny writer"; "it would have been laughable if it hadn't hurt so much"; "a mirthful experience"; "risible courtroom antics"

Wiktionary

  1. laughable(Adjective)

    Fitted to excite laughter; as, a laughable story; a laughable scene.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Laughable(adj)

    fitted to excite laughter; as, a laughable story; a laughable scene

How to pronounce laughable?

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How to say laughable in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of laughable in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of laughable in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of laughable in a Sentence

  1. Senator Paul:

    The Saudi's need to be called out on this, we've been too quiet because people have glossed over the human rights violations in Saudi Arabia in order to get some monetary benefit from oil trade or arms trade. ... Nothing happens in Saudi Arabia without the crown prince's approval so think Saudi Arabia's laughable and credible to think he was not involved in this.

  2. Don Blankenship:

    They found it laughable, they said it’s like being late on a credit card payment.

  3. Sam Clovis:

    If it was not so ridiculous, it would be laughable what's going on inside, i would consider this. We have people who are elitists, who are part of the ruling class of this country, or pretenders to that throne, who are openly and willingly going out here and telling the American people who have voted for Donald Trump that they're stupid and they don't know any better.

  4. Sarah Green:

    The claims about men's greater interest in sex... are laughable, a contemporary teenager could explain to the author how and why men make greater claims about their sexual interests and experiences and women downplay theirs.

  5. Johann Wolfgang von Goethe:

    Men show their characters in nothing more clearly than in what they think laughable.

Images & Illustrations of laughable

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