What does absurdity mean?

absurdity meaning in General Dictionary

The quality of becoming ridiculous or inconsistent with obvious truth reason or seem view

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  • a note whose content reaches difference with explanation
  • a ludicrous folly
  • the standard of becoming outrageous or inconsistent with obvious truth, reason, or sound judgment.
  • whatever is ridiculous; an absurd activity; a logicalu000du000a contradiction.

absurdity meaning in Etymology Dictionary

late 15c., from center French absurdit


absurdity meaning in General Dictionary

(n.) The quality of becoming absurd or inconsistent with apparent truth, reason, or sound wisdom.

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  • (n.) That which is outrageous; an absurd action; a logical contradiction.

Sentence Examples with the word absurdity

Fechner was saved from this absurdity, but only to fall into the greater absurdity of his own panpsychism.

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