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preposterous

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1 conceived or made without regard for reason or reality

  • the idea that extraterrestrials built the pyramids is preposterous
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off the wall [slang]

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2 showing or marked by a lack of good sense or judgment

  • a preposterous suggestion to go swimming in this freezing weather
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out to lunch

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3 so foolish or pointless as to be worthy of scornful laughter

  • the movie thriller had such a preposterous plot that we were on the edge of our seats snickering
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for the birds

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