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preposterous

adjective uk   /prɪˈpɒs.tər.əs/ us    /-ˈpɑː.stɚ-/ formal
very silly or stupid: The very idea is preposterous! a preposterous suggestion
Translations of “preposterous”
in Korean 터무니 없는…
in Arabic غَير مَعقول…
in French absurde, grotesque…
in Turkish saçma, mantıksız, akla sığmaz…
in Italian assurdo, pazzesco…
in Chinese (Traditional) 荒謬的,愚蠢的…
in Russian нелепый, абсурдный…
in Polish niedorzeczny, absurdalny…
in Spanish absurdo, grotesco, caricaturesco…
in Portuguese absurdo, despropositado…
in German absurd…
in Catalan absurd…
in Japanese ばかげた, 非常識な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 荒谬的,愚蠢的…
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