|1.||[ adjective ] inconsistent with reason or logic or common sense|
"the absurd predicament of seeming to argue that virtue is highly desirable but intensely unpleasant"- Walter Lippman
|2.||[ adjective ] completely devoid of wisdom or good sense|
|Synonyms:||ridiculous preposterous laughable ludicrous cockeyed idiotic nonsensical derisory|
"the absurd excuse that the dog ate his homework" "a contribution so small as to be laughable" "it is ludicrous to call a cottage a mansion" "a preposterous attempt to turn back the pages of history"