- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||causing or deserving ridicule; silly, absurd, or preposterous; laughable.
He always felt ridiculous when he was forced to dance.These prices are ridiculous; no one in his right mind would shop here!
- absurd, farcical, ludicrous, nonsensical, preposterous, silly
- similar words:
- asinine, cockamamie, comical, fatuous, foolish, inane, laughable, puerile, senseless
||amusing, burlesque, imbecile, insane, irrational, quixotic, silly, sorry, zany
||ridiculously (adv.), ridiculousness (n.)
The word ridiculous
contains the following parts:
that means laugh
that means tending to, characterized by