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absurd

Philosophy the conception of the world, esp in Existentialist thought, as neither designed nor predictable but irrational and meaningless
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But once the irrational has been introduced and an air of likelihood imparted to it, we must accept it in spite of the absurdity. Take even the irrational incidents in the Odyssey, where Odysseus is left upon the shore of Ithaca.
"But at least, Mamma, you cannot deny the absurdity of the accusation, though you may not think it intentionally ill-natured.
For they actually presented the absurdity of being less than his hopefulness had decided that they must be.
And that morning Colonel Michaud had ridden round the Drissa fortifications with the Emperor and had pointed out to him that this fortified camp constructed by Pfuel, and till then considered a chef-d'oeuvre of tactical science which would ensure Napoleon's destruction, was an absurdity, threatening the destruction of the Russian army.
Bear in mind that it is normal to serve only half the sentence then the absurdity of the system becomes obvious.
You have to be able to see the facade of life-Imma get philosophical up in here-you have to be able to see the absurdity of life from outside of yourself.
Time to abandon this absurdity of Brexit SO the divorce of England from the European Union is evolving into nothing short of a rancourous economic war against Europe, leaving behind fractured emotions and frustrated ambitions that will endure for decades brought about by a government that is absurd in its pursuit of the Tory party re-unification with the so called Euro Sceptics that caused Sir John Major such problems during his tenure of the premiership.
Indian people addicted to post-truth perception management by the 'Republic of Absurdity'(with jokers like Arnab Goswami heading the cabal), did not realize that war and Bollywood are two different species and the rude shock delivered by the real top gun of PAF, Squadron Leader Hasan (that created paralysis in Indian politico-military leadership) was a reality.
A roughly 40-minute Lufthansa flight between the southern-German cities of Nuremberg and Munich was Friday criticized by a state lawmaker, who described it as an "absurdity." The flight, which at a distance of just 150 kilometres makes it the German airline's shortest flight in the country, departs four times daily.
Producer Naysun Alae-Carew said: "Jackie gave the scene just the right level of down-to-earth absurdity we needed."
This is the ultimate absurdity (to echo Rees-Mogg)!
Mitevska in Nezavisen vesnik concludes that the absurdity of events in MRT, depicts the entire absurdity of political life in the country: the government that declares itself as a reformer is in a position to negotiate for support for reforms with the opposition party which, in turn, boycotts Parliament.