The Meaning of RIDICULOUS – RIDICULOUS in a Sentence

The Meaning of RIDICULOUS – RIDICULOUS in a Sentence

The video demonstrates the meaning and definition of RIDICULOUS. The way to pronounce RIDICULOUS is explained, dividing the word into syllables.

Also, a clipart image illustrates the main definition. This is followed by an illustrated sentence example.

The picture with a sentence example is a great way to memorize the meaning and definition of RIDICULOUS. Now it’s time to start using this word in your everyday vocabulary.

Here is a transcript of the video: What is the Meaning and Definition of RIDICULOUS?


Emphasize the second syllable, it’s pronounced rih◦DIK◦you◦luss

hard to believe, laughable

The clipart shows a pink elephant.

The picture shows a very unusual sheep ornament.

Sentence example: She said: “This is probably the most ridiculous ornament I have ever seen!”

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The full course includes another 4 illustrated sentence examples for the word ‘RIDICULOUS’ plus these words . . .

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  • affable
  • aggressive
  • arduous
  • bent
  • biased
  • conventional
  • delinquent
  • detrimental
  • erroneous
  • expendable
  • extraordinary
  • fragile
  • gradual
  • gracious
  • hospitable
  • impressive
  • impulsive
  • relevant
  • remiss
  • ridiculous
  • squalid
  • supercilious
  • suspicious
  • sympathetic
  • wooden

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More examples to make the meaning of RIDICULOUS clear:

A: I was known at this time in my group of friends as, like, a wild woman, because I would disappear for days and I was wearing ridiculous costumes and I was drinking a lot.
Source: Washington Post

The plot is frequently outlandish, but the main character is so endearing that it’s easy to surrender to the ridiculous.
Source: New York Times

It may be totally ridiculous, and unabashed male objectification, but to the film’s credit, all of the scenes set to the wall-to-wall upbeat ’80s soundtrack are slightly irresistible.
Source: Salon

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The Meaning of REMISS – REMISS in a Sentence

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