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ludicrous
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absurd in an amusing way
  • There passed through Morris Townsend's mind a rapid wonder as to what he might, even under a remote contingency, be indebted to from the action of this principle in Dr. Sloper's breast, and the inquiry exhausted itself in his sense of the ludicrous.
    Chapter 16 (55% in)

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