Example sentences for: absurd

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

  • The Clinton camp dismisses the jury metaphor as absurd.

  • The WTO is a non-democratic (unless you want to stretch the definition of "democratic" to absurd proportions) organization with great power to affect, well, everyone . It is symptomatic of the decay of accountability and legitimacy in ostensibly democratic, people-centered government.

  • If what you say is true, the estate tax (an absurd violation of "family values") wouldn't exist, and capital gains taxes would be slashed.

  • To say that finding a genetic link to a "Founding Father" will bring forth a feeling of patriotic pride in alienated minorities is absurd.

  • But D'Adamo's promotional materials do quote Elizabeth Hurley (Type O), in a Cosmopolitan interview, saying she read D'Adamo's "absurd book," followed his plan, and "lost an astounding amount of weight."


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