Examples of absurdity in a Sentence
to say men can't cook as well as women is of course an absurdity
the absurdity of expecting a 98-year-old woman to adequately supervise four six-year-olds
Recent Examples of absurdity from the Web
Fargo is a show that is based around the absurdity of life through a brilliant combination of the mundane, the fantastical and the sinister.
The BBC iPlayer program’s descent into absurdity has a certain inexorable rhythm to it.
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ABSURDITY Defined for Kids
Definition of absurdity for Students
1 : the fact of being ridiculous the absurdity of the situation
2 : something that is ridiculous Every day there is some new absurdity to deal with.
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