1. (nonsensical) 
a. absurd 
Me parece absurdo que hoy digas que no si ayer dijiste que sí.It's absurd for you to say no today when yesterday you said yes.
La forma de razonar de mi profesor es absurda y nadie le entiende.My teacher's way of reasoning is ridiculous and no one understands it.
masculine noun
2. (senselessness) 
a. absurdity 
Es un absurdo pensar que me ha pasado algo solo porque no conteste al teléfono.It's an absurdity to think that something happened just because I don't answer the phone.
b. nonsense 
Considero que pedirle que se case contigo dos días después de conocerla es un absurdo.I think popping the question two days after meeting her is nonsense.
A Miguel le parece un absurdo que me presente en las fiestas sin que me inviten.Miguel finds it ridiculous that I show up at parties without having been invited.
Nos estamos riendo porque acabas de decir un absurdo.We are laughing because you just said something absurd.
1. (general) 
a. absurd 
lo absurdo sería que no lo hicierasit would be absurd for you not to do it
2. (general) 
decir/hacer un absurdoto say/do something ridiculous o idiotic
reducción al absurdoreductio ad absurdum
es absurdo que it is absurd that; lo absurdo es que ... the ridiculous thing is that ...; teatro del absurdo theatre o theater of the absurd; (EEUU)
absurdity; (piece of) nonsense
decir absurdos to talk nonsense
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