Example sentences for: absurdist

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

  • Maybe then he'd view Guadalcanal not in an absurdist vacuum (the soldiers come, they kill and are killed, they leave) but in the larger context of a war that was among the most rational (in its aims, if not its methods) fought in the last several centuries.

  • In his book The Essential Talmud , rabbi and scholar Adin Steinsaltz recounts a famous absurdist parody: A rabbi asked his disciple why the letter peh (p

  • ), their relationship becomes a bleak, absurdist parody of all artists and their moneymen.

  • and has kept The Hunter 's absurdist archetypal lingo--the crime syndicate goes by the name of "the Outfit"--but the film has no mythic resonances, and it has been photographed in a brackish, blue-tinted monochromatic style that's meant to be expressive but just looks cheap.

  • "[S]uccessful absurdist fiction," says New York 's David Denby.

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