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Synonyms for absurdity
æbˈsɜr dɪ ti, -ˈzɜr-ab·sur·di·ty

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  1. absurdity

    Synonyms:
    contradiction, demonstration, nonsense, paradox, sophism

    Antonyms:
    axiom, truism

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. absurdity, absurdness, ridiculousnessnoun

    a message whose content is at variance with reason

    Synonyms:
    ridiculousness, fatuity, absurdness, fatuousness, silliness

  2. absurdity, fatuity, fatuousness, sillinessnoun

    a ludicrous folly

    "the crowd laughed at the absurdity of the clown's behavior"

    Synonyms:
    ridiculousness, fatuity, absurdness, fatuousness, giddiness, silliness

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  1. absurditynoun

    Synonyms:
    unreasonableness, irrationality, foolishness, folly, foolery, extravagance, absurdness

  2. absurditynoun

    Synonyms:
    PARADOX, MARE'S NEST, CART BEFORE THE HORSE, absurd thing

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. absurditynoun

    Synonyms:
    inconsistency, fallacy, irrationality, ineptitude, foolishness

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "absurdity":

    nonsense, aberration, absurdum

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Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#6500demonstration
#12351nonsense
#15245paradox
#17944contradiction
#37614absurdity
#42354aberration
#45111silliness
#130808absurdum
#149795ridiculousness
#152364giddiness

How to use absurdity in a sentence?

  1. Bernie Sanders:

    Joe Biden, what are you going to end the absurdity of the United States of America being the only major country on earth where health care is not a human right ? are you really going to veto a' Medicare for All' bill if it is passed in Congress ?

  2. Arthur Schopenhauer:

    In the sphere of thought, absurdity and perversity remain the masters of the world, and their dominion is suspended only for brief periods.

  3. Ellie Kemper:

    The absurdity has only been heightened, and the sincerity has only been thickened, the more we all know each other, the deeper it gets. And that's not to say it gets less funny, because it gets very funny, but there are many more layers coming out.

  4. Bernie Sanders:

    This proposal completely eliminates student debt in this country and ends the absurdity of sentencing an entire generation, the millennial generation, to a lifetime of debt.

  5. Bernie Sanders:

    Joe, what are you going to do to end the absurdity of billionaires buying elections and the three wealthiest Americans owning more wealth than the bottom half of our people.


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