absurdist

adjective ab·surd·ist \ -dist \
|Updated on: 29 Jul 2018

Definition of absurdist

: of, relating to, or characterized by the absurd or by absurdism : absurd
  • absurdist literature
  • an absurdist sense of humor

absurdist

noun

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Origin and Etymology of absurdist

1absurd + 1-ist (probably after French absurdiste)


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