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Adjective: ridiculous  ri'di-kyu-lus
  1. So unreasonable as to invite derision
    "her conceited assumption of universal interest in her rather dull children was ridiculous";
    - absurd, cockeyed [informal], derisory, idiotic, laughable, ludicrous, nonsensical, preposterous, ridic [informal]
  2. Broadly or extravagantly humorous; resembling farce
    "the wild ridiculous exuberance of a clown";
    - farcical, ludicrous, ridic [informal]
  3. Inspiring scornful pity
    "how ridiculous an ardent and unsuccessful wooer can be especially if he is getting on in years";
    - pathetic, silly

See also: daft [Brit, informal], dumb, foolish, humorous, humourous [Brit, Cdn, non-standard], imbecile, imbecilic, stupid, undignified

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