ridiculous - definition and synonyms

 
 
adjective 

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/rɪˈdɪkjʊləs/
  1. silly or unreasonable and deserving to be laughed at

    a ridiculous idea

    ‘There’s something you’re not telling me.’ ‘Don’t be ridiculous!’

    She looks absolutely ridiculous in that hat.

    it is ridiculous to do something:

    It’s ridiculous to even think about going out in this storm.

    it is ridiculous that:

    It’s ridiculous that nobody’s doing anything to stop it.

derived word

ridiculousness

noun [uncountable]