Nor did I ever regard him as having anything ludicrous about him—or anything but what was serious, honest, and good—in his tutor communication with me.
I use the word natural, in the sense of its being unaffected; there was something comic in his distraught way, as though it would have been downright ludicrous but for his own perception that it was very near being so.
Some sense of the grimly-ludicrous moved me to a fretful laugh, as I replied, "I have looked over it.
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Though she was serious, her suggestion was so ludicrous, I couldn’t suppress a laugh.
In Zimbabwe inflation reached the ludicrous level of 231 million per cent.