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ludicrous

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Etymology

First attested in 1619. From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] lūdicrus < lūdō (play).

Pronunciation

Adjective

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Positive
ludicrous

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  1. Idiotic or unthinkable, often to the point of being funny.
    He made a ludicrous attempt to run for office.

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idiotic or unthinkable

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