Example sentences for: absurdity

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

  • Eastwood might acknowledge the faint absurdity of these heroes, but none is ever ultimately proved wrong.

  • Blair, recognizing that discretion is the better part of absurdity, relented and withdrew Dunwoody's demand.

  • This professional audience for difficult "texts" created the demand that Pynchon first filled with V. and Gravity's Rainbow , the semiotic monoliths whose mix of scientific imagery, Cold War absurdity, and Joycean allusion provided a kind of full-employment program for a generation of rising postdocs.

  • Theroux finds the British most hilarious when indulging in the rituals of empire ("dark comedy and absurdity," he calls it).

  • I've interviewed Bradley (as part of a group of reporters) a couple of times--he seems like a smart guy with a lively sense of Washington's absurdity.


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