absurd

Something absurd is really silly, absolutely ridiculous, or total nonsense. Thinking you can wear flip flops and a bikini to the North Pole is an absurd idea, for example.

If you run into someone dressed in an absurd outfit or watch a movie full of absurd jokes, you'll probably have a good laugh. But find yourself dealing with the absurd; you'll likely be stuck in a depressing existential crisis. The absurd describes a state of being where human life has no purpose and everything is completely irrational.

Definitions of absurd
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adj inconsistent with reason or logic or common sense

“"the absurd predicament of seeming to argue that virtue is highly desirable but intensely unpleasant"- Walter Lippman”
Synonyms:
illogical, unlogical
lacking in correct logical relation

adj incongruous;inviting ridicule

“the absurd excuse that the dog ate his homework”
Synonyms:
cockeyed, derisory, idiotic, laughable, ludicrous, nonsensical, preposterous, ridiculous
foolish
devoid of good sense or judgment

n a situation in which life seems irrational and meaningless

“"The absurd is the essential concept and the first truth"--Albert Camus”
Synonyms:
the absurd
Type of:
situation, state of affairs
the general state of things; the combination of circumstances at a given time

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