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
Footage of the race, which was supposed to have been shot by a BBC crew, with James Marsden playing the reporter who covers the entire event, reveals the absurdities that unfold along the way.
Maybe there’s peace of mind in giving yourself a break and allowing that some of your preference for order is just normal pragmatism, and not all a consequence of parental absurdity.
This emotional thread was balanced with the absurdity of the Minions.
National Review's Armond White writes: Once again, the Transformer series verges on absurdity but that's less important than the unique big-screen spectacle of Bay's pop-art and futurist filmmaking.
That scene sums up GLOW, which takes everything over-the-top about professional wrestling, pushes it to higher levels of absurdity and melodrama, and finds something deeply personal, explicitly political, and wonderfully brute-force awesome.
What better way to demonstrate the absurdity of the collusion accusations than by vigorously condemning Moscow’s exploits?
My colleague Laura Entis points out some of the absurdities surrounding breathless health study articles which seem to imply that just about everything—from certain diets to complaining to, yes, cats—can/will kill you.
One astute commenter during our in-game chat noticed the absurdity of it.
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Origin and Etymology of absurdity
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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