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laughable Syllabification: laugh·a·ble
Pronunciation: /ˈlafəb(ə)l/

Definition of laughable in English:


So ludicrous as to be amusing: if it didn’t make me so angry it would be laughable
More example sentences
  • This I regard as quite ludicrous, and factually so removed from reality as be laughable.
  • The idea that Liz wanted to pick a fight with her family was almost laughable if not insane.
  • While it is not out of the question to golf year round in Vancouver, it is a laughable notion in Saskatchewan.



Pronunciation: /ˈlafəblē/
[as submodifier]: his antics were laughably pretentious
More example sentences
  • You have to know that your story is entirely implausible and laughably absurd, but not care for one second.
  • If the racists who trash Maori and Polynesians were not so offensive and dangerous, they'd be laughably ridiculous.
  • He had a ridiculous fake tan - quite laughably fake, in fact - which made me wonder this: why bother?

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