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ludicrous
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Middlemarch
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  • Celia felt a sort of shame mingled with a sense of the ludicrous.
  • Mr. Will Ladislaw’s sense of the ludicrous lit up his features very agreeably: it was the pure enjoyment of comicality, and had no mixture of sneering and self-exaltation.
  • Fred had overheard Mr. Jonah suggesting something about a "love-child," and with this thought in his mind, the stranger’s face, which happened to be opposite him, affected him too ludicrously.

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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.

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