Meaning of ABSURD in English

ABSURD

adj.

VERBS

▪ be , look , seem , sound

▪ become

▪ find sth

She found the whole concept faintly ~.

ADVERB

▪ absolutely , completely , quite ( esp. BrE ), totally , utterly

▪ clearly , manifestly ( BrE ), patently , simply

Such beliefs are patently ~.

▪ rather , somewhat

▪ a little , slightly , etc.

▪ faintly

PHRASES

▪ a sense of the ~

His sense of the ~ kept him from becoming too solemn.

Absurd is used with these nouns: ↑ claim , ↑ idea , ↑ notion , ↑ situation , ↑ suggestion

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