What does the word absurdity mean?

Usage examples for absurdity

  1. " Which would be exactly like him," commented Jemima; but Jacqueline dismissed the absurdity from her mind with another laugh. – Kildares of Storm by Eleanor Mercein Kelly
  2. Intelligent, thinking men can only smile at such an utter absurdity. – Through Five Republics on Horseback by G. Whitfield Ray
  3. The Absurdity of such Conduct is a self- evident Certainty. – Advice to the people in general, with regard to their health by Samuel Auguste David Tissot