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
The fact the mainstream media thinks that’s news is laughable.
The thought of New Orleans sweeping Portland was laughable.
Then in 2013, the Obama administration struck an utterly laughable diplomatic agreement with the Assad, which guaranteed the removal of weapons from Syria.
His laughable mendacity on the size of the inaugural crowd set the standard for all the lies that have followed.
The only thing more boring, laughable and predictable was the 2017 offense that included Danny Woodhead.
The difference in their respective stakes would be laughable, if Elizabeth’s weren’t so horrifying.
What qualifies as inflammatory stuff in golf might seem laughable to people not involved in the sport.
Discerning such a minute effect on a planet orbiting another star might seem laughable—akin to perceiving the hair on the ball, with the ball on the moon.
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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
LAUGHABLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of laughable for English Language Learners
: bad in a way that seems foolish or silly
LAUGHABLE Defined for Kids
Definition of laughable for Students
- His attempt at skating was laughable.
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