absurdism

noun ab·surd·ism \ əb-ˈsər-ˌdi-zəm , -ˈzər- \

Definition of absurdism

: a philosophy based on the belief that the universe is irrational and meaningless and that the search for order brings the individual into conflict with the universe — compare existentialism

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Origin and Etymology of absurdism

1absurd + -ism (probably after French absurdisme)


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