Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “preposterous”

See all translations

preposterous

adjective /priˈpostərəs/
very foolish; ridiculous
absurdo, grotesco, caricaturesco, ridículo
a preposterous idea.
preposterously adverb
absurdamente, grotescamente, caricaturescamente, ridículamente
Translations of “preposterous”
in Korean 터무니 없는…
in Arabic غَير مَعقول…
in French absurde, grotesque…
in Italian assurdo, pazzesco…
in Chinese (Traditional) 荒謬的,愚蠢的…
in Russian нелепый, абсурдный…
in Turkish saçma, mantıksız, akla sığmaz…
in Polish niedorzeczny, absurdalny…
in Portuguese absurdo, despropositado…
in German absurd…
in Catalan absurd…
in Japanese ばかげた, 非常識な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 荒谬的,愚蠢的…
(Definition of preposterous from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “preposterous” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

baby

a very young child, especially one that has not yet begun to walk or talk

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More