Translation of "absurd" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk /əbˈsɜːd/ us /əbˈsɝːd/

B2 stupid and unreasonable, or silly in a humorous way

What an absurd thing to say! 这话多荒唐啊!
Don't be so absurd! Of course I want you to come. 别犯傻!我当然想让你来。
It's an absurd situation - neither of them will talk to the other. 这情形真是让人哭笑不得——他们谁也不愿意理谁。
Do I look absurd in this hat? 我戴这顶帽子是不是很滑稽?
the absurd

things that happen that are stupid or unreasonable

The whole situation borders on the absurd. 整个局面几乎到了荒诞不经的地步。
She has a keen sense of the absurd. 她对荒诞事物有敏锐的识别能力。
absurdly adverb uk /əbˈsɜː us /əbˈsɝː

You're behaving absurdly. 你的行为很怪诞。
It was absurdly expensive. 这贵得离谱。
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. 我一丝不挂地站在那儿,一下子陷入了一种无助的荒诞感之中。
There are all sorts of absurdities in the proposal. 提议里不乏荒诞不经的怪谈。

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