Absurd and Zany


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Absurd adjective – Showing or marked by a lack of good sense or judgment.
Usage example: an absurd rule that bicycles are not allowed in the park

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


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Zany adjective – Showing or marked by a lack of good sense or judgment.
Usage example: a zany plan to drive cross-country on a motorized scooter

Absurd is a synonym for zany in ability topic. Sometimes you can use "Absurd" instead an adjective "Zany", if it concerns topics such as mad.
Synonyms for Zany

Things that words describes

style absurd style zany style
humor absurd humor zany humor
situation absurd situation zany situation
way absurd way zany way
Other nouns: level, world, story, parody, comedy, elements, ways, stories, antics, slapstick, theories, conclusions, scenes, situations.

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / One, Two, Three Only Sane Woman: Phyllis, who pokes holes in MacNamara's Zany Scheme logic, and is generally unimpressed with the absurd goings-on.
  • The plan will almost always work out (mostly due to the humor of seeing the whole absurd thing unfold), and things only go wrong when they're betrayed by the movie's real Big Bad... followed by another Zany Scheme to get back at him.
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