Translation of "absurd" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


adjective uk /əbˈsɜːd/ us /əbˈsɝːd/

B2 stupid and unreasonable, or silly in a humorous way

What an absurd thing to say! 這話多荒唐啊!
Don't be so absurd! Of course I want you to come. 別說傻話了!我當然想讓你來。
It's an absurd situation - neither of them will talk to the other. 這情形真是讓人哭笑不得——他們誰也不願意理誰。
Do I look absurd in this hat? 我戴這頂帽子是不是很滑稽?
the absurd

things that happen that are stupid or unreasonable

The whole situation borders on the absurd. 整個局面幾乎到了荒誕不經的地步。
She has a keen sense of the absurd. 她對荒誕事物有敏銳的識別能力。
absurdly adverb uk /əbˈsɜː us /əbˈsɝː

You're behaving absurdly. 你的行為很怪誕。
It was absurdly expensive. 這貴得離譜。
absurdity noun [ U or C ] uk /əbˈzɜː.dɪ.ti/ /əbˈsɜː.dɪ.ti/ us /əbˈsɝː.də.t̬i/ /əbˈzɝː.də.t̬i/

Standing there naked, I was suddenly struck by the absurdity of the situation. 我一絲不掛地站在那裡,一下子陷入了一種無助的荒誕感之中。
There are all sorts of absurdities in the proposal. 提議裡不乏荒誕不經的怪談。

(Translation of “absurd” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)