Example sentences for: absurd

How can you use “absurd” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • The author concludes, "It is as a rule absurd, and utterly unrealistic, to see ideological motives, let alone ideological malevolence" in action pictures; he is conveniently omitting any reference here to Eastwood's pal John Milius, the gleeful liberal-basher who scripted many of the banner lines in Dirty Harry and Magnum Force (1973).

  • Conservative satirist Christopher Buckley advises Gore to hire other ineffectual literary celebrities at absurd rates.

  • The blind worship of the fabulous Fed chairman, who was just nominated for another term, means that: 1) if he does make a mistake it will be terribly magnified; and 2) investors are boosting stock prices to absurd levels because they are relying on Greenspan to tell them when they've gone too far.

  • It seems absurd to think that the evolution they present covers only 10 or 11 years, rather than an entire career, but then, Artaud hardly thought in terms of a "career."

  • As absurd as it may seem, she and Johnson sound like a couple of suitors (click to listen in on the courtship).


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