absurdly

All Adverb
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  • They were absurdly small, and his eyes went to her feet to make the same discovery. Cited from The Turtles of Tasman, by Jack London
  • One absurdly painted horse they agreed would be the most difficult to ride. Cited from Ruggles of Red Gap, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • Something about her, while it was entirely strange, was yet so absurdly familiar. Cited from The Ward of King Canute by Ottilie A. Liljencrantz
  • She seemed to think that she could do exactly as she chose because she was absurdly rich. Cited from Great Possessions, by Mrs. Wilfrid Ward
  • He is going absurdly too far; but what gave birth to his doctrine? Cited from Constructive Imperialism, by Viscount Milner
  • She saw that the man looked absurdly out of place here, at his own uncle's. Cited from V. V.'s Eyes, by Henry Sydnor Harrison
  • How absurdly happy she used to make him, and how light-hearted she had been! Cited from Gallegher and Other Stories, by R. H. Davis
  • You see they are still so absurdly secret about it! Cited from The Wagner Story Book, by Henry Frost
  • It was absurdly simple when one understood it and took the time to reason it out. Cited from The Long Chance, by Peter B. Kyne
  • I felt absurdly pleased, but he was already considering what he should do next. Cited from The Little White Bird, by J.M. Barrie
  • I was only just from hospital and absurdly out of training. Cited from Greenmantle, by John Buchan
  • My explanation, if I am called upon to make one, will be absurdly simple. Cited from The Gay Lord Quex, by Arthur W. Pinero
  • But when she actually stood before him, he recognized how absurdly he had deceived himself. Cited from Vera, The Medium, by Richard Harding Davis
  • Although the reasons for doing this seemed absurdly simple to him, the decision had been a difficult one. Cited from The Beauty and the Bolshevist, by Alice Duer Miller
  • But any one who understands his condition can make him act absurdly. Cited from Human Nature In Politics, by Graham Wallas
  • I even tried, absurdly enough, to pass that day without a smile upon my countenance. Cited from Autobiography and Letters of Orville Dewey, D.D., by Orville Dewey
  • Had we been carrying destruction to all human kind, they could not have acted more absurdly. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 17, No. 101, March, 1866, by Various
  • She was so young, so absurdly confident in her ability to take care of herself. Cited from Red Masquerade, by Louis Joseph Vance
  • These men work at salaries that in other countries would be considered absurdly low. Cited from Up To Date Business, by Various
  • These divisions are such as your conversation leads me to think you would probably consider absurdly minute. Cited from Across the Zodiac, by Percy Greg
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Meaning of absurdly

  • adverb In an absurd manner or to an absurd degree
    an absurdly rich young woman