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She makes the most absurd claims about her past achievements.
It's completely absurd to suggest that we shouldn't test students.
Don't be absurd – you're just worrying about nothing.
Jack goes to absurd lengths to prove his point.
She has a wonderfully absurd sense of humour.
He's beginning to realize the absurdity of the situation.
This is the British English definition of absurd. View American English definition of absurd.
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