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ludicrous
used in The Fountainhead

5 uses
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Definition
absurd in an amusing way
  • He forgot to control it while his eyebrows moved into a frown of disappointment; the frown and the smile remained ludicrously together for a moment.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (34% in)
  • By creating the contrast it will have made itself a part of the great ineptitude, its most ludicrous part.
    2.7 — Part 2 Chapter 7 (3% in)
  • There would have been no harm, if the ludicrous had not become the tragic—and the fraudulent.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (3% in)
  • It was too much; it seemed too ludicrous to be part of this moment's contest between them.
    3.8 — Part 3 Chapter 8 (51% in)
  • In the ludicrous folds of the pyjamas, with dark cloth bulging over a belt wound tightly, with sleeves hanging over her fingertips, she had all the poised elegance she displayed in her best hostess gown.
    4.17 — Part 4 Chapter 17 (56% in)

There are no more uses of "ludicrous" in The Fountainhead.

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