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English definition of “ridiculous”


adjective uk   /rɪˈdɪk.jʊ.ləs/ us  
B2 stupid or unreasonable and deserving to be laughed at: Do I look ridiculous in this hat? Don't be so ridiculous! I can't possibly afford to go on holiday. It's ridiculous to expect a two-year-old to be able to read!Stupid and sillyOf unsound mindHumour and humorous
adverb uk   /-li/ us  
Hotel rooms in the city are ridiculously overpriced.Stupid and sillyOf unsound mindHumour and humorous
(Definition of ridiculous from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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