Ridiculous and Silly


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Ridiculous adjective – So foolish or pointless as to be worthy of scornful laughter.
Usage example: a movie thriller with such a ridiculous plot that it gets only guffaws from audiences

Silly is a synonym for ridiculous in laughable topic. In some cases you can use "Silly" instead the word "Ridiculous" as an adjective or a noun, when it comes to topics like stupid, pointless. popular alternative
Nearby Words: ridicule, ridiculed, ridiculousness, ridiculing, ridiculously
Synonyms for Ridiculous


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Silly adjective – Showing or marked by a lack of good sense or judgment.
Usage example: those silly movie producers who thought that audiences would fall for that gimmick all over again

Ridiculous is a synonym for silly in property topic. You can use "Ridiculous" instead an adjective "Silly", if it concerns topics such as stupid, foolish, senseless, absurd. popular alternative
Nearby Word: silliness
Synonyms for Silly

Things that words describes

manner ridiculous manner silly manner
character ridiculous character silly character
idea ridiculous idea silly idea
nature ridiculous nature silly nature
Other nouns: plot, series, scene, costume, way, example, characters, story, premise, accent, version, hat, names, ways, ideas, stories, antics, outfits, costumes, situations, levels.

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