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Russian translation of “absurd”


adjective     /əbˈzɜːd/
B2 very silly
an absurd situation / suggestion Stupid and sillyOf unsound mind
absurdity noun [C, U]
absurdly adverb
(Definition of absurd adjective from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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