What does the word ludicrous mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Ludicrousness.

  • Part of speech: adverb

  • Ludicrously.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Laughable; droll; ridiculous.

Usage examples for ludicrous

  1. Moreover, she had been able to remark from the way in which people gazed at her that she was not looking ludicrous, but, on the contrary, decidedly pretty. – Bertha Garlan by Arthur Schnitzler
  2. He told himself that Peter Grim would have approved the blow, and with his mind a chaos of mistaken opinions, at once ludicrous and mournful, he set himself to his task. – The Spinners by Eden Phillpotts
  3. It was indeed ludicrous. – What You Can Do With Your Will Power by Russell H. Conwell