Examples of laughable in a Sentence
His attempt at skiing was laughable.
the laughable, boisterous antics of the circus clowns
Recent Examples of laughable from the Web
Many in the nascent tech industry didn’t foresee the rise of the personal computer and thought it laughable that people would want a small computer, with its puny processing power, in their home.
There are all kinds of ridiculous pieces of criminal tech, and Ocean's Thirteen (2007) features a charmingly laughable subplot about hacking servers or something.
In this one, the most laughable performance came from J.R. Smith in a non-acting role.
As for the idea that a private individual could run a space programme, that would have been laughable back then.
Getting a baby through an airport can seem daunting at best, and like a laughable challenge in the seventh circle of hell at its worst (here's looking at you, LaGuardia).
As highly regarded as his bat is, his defense is thought to be in the range of Mike Napoli (remember that?) to Manny Ramirez's laughable glove work.
Your looks are laughable/Unphotographable The song is about how ugly its singer’s significant other is.
The situation may seem almost laughable, but as ABC affiliate KNXV reports, Myers suffers from a rare medical condition called Foreign Accent Syndrome (FAS) in which patients develop a foreign accent without needing to ever spend time overseas.
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First Known Use of laughable
antic, chucklesome, comedic, comic, comical, droll, farcical, funny, hilarious, humorous, hysterical (also hysteric), killing, ludicrous, ridiculous, riotous, risible, screaming, sidesplitting, uproarious;
Synonym Discussion of laughable
- laughable attempts at skating
- a thriller with a ludicrous plot
- a ridiculous display of anger
- a comic character
- a comical hat
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