- Ridiculously incongruous or unreasonable. See Synonyms at foolish. (adjective)
- Of, relating to, or manifesting the view that there is no order or value in human life or in the universe. (adjective)
- Of or relating to absurdism or the absurd. (adjective)
- The condition or state in which humans exist in a meaningless, irrational universe wherein people's lives have no purpose or meaning. Used chiefly with the. (noun)
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