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 us   /ˈlæf·ə·bəl/
amusing or ridiculous: The movie was so far from accurate that it was laughable.
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Translations of “laughable”
in Arabic مُضحِك…
in Korean 웃기는…
in Portuguese ridículo, risível, de dar risada…
in Catalan ridícul, irrisori…
in Japanese ばかげた…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可笑的,荒唐的…
in Turkish gülünç, komik, gülünecek…
in Russian смехотворный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 可笑的,荒唐的…
in Italian assurdo, che fa ridere…
in Polish śmieszny…
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