Absurd and Comical


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Absurd adjective – So foolish or pointless as to be worthy of scornful laughter.
Usage example: it's absurd to expect to make a killing in the stock market overnight

Comical is a synonym for absurd in characteristic topic. In some cases you can use "Comical" instead an adjective "Absurd", when it comes to topics like ridiculous.
Nearby Words: absurdity, absurdly, absurdist
Synonyms for Absurd


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Comical adjective – So foolish or pointless as to be worthy of scornful laughter.
Usage example: the comical expression on his face when he realized that he had been swindled

Absurd is a synonym for comical in characteristic topic. You can use "Absurd" instead an adjective "Comical", if it concerns topics such as amusing, silly, funny.
Nearby Words: comic, comicality, comically
Synonyms for Comical

Things that words describes

style absurd style comical style
nature absurd nature comical nature
extent absurd extent comical extent
scene absurd scene comical scene
Other nouns: degree, way, example, level, story, proportions, extreme, accent, version, elements, ways, stories, antics, degrees, extremes, lengths, scenes, situations, levels.

Both words in one sentence

  • Translation: Yes Narm in plain English is "an attempted serious moment or scene in a film or other media, which due to the absurd nature or poor execution of said moment, instead makes the scene unintentionally comical".
  • Web Animation / Battle for Dream Island This show provides examples of: Absurd Phobia: Woody has a lot of them, to an almost comical extent.
  • Humans Through Alien Eyes While Nessy is charitable enough to acknowledge that his unclad body might be attractive to his own species, to her it's just comical: gangling and clumsy-looking, with absurd little patches of fur scattered arbitrarily around his otherwise-bald frame.
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