nonsensical
[ non-sen-si-kuhl ]
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Part of SpeechadjectiveOrigin + Etymology
Mid-17th century; English, derived from nonsense
Synonyms
adjective
ridiculoussenselessabsurdsilly
Antonyms
adjective
intelligentreasonablesensible
Definition
adjectivehaving little or no meaning; making little or no sense
Examples
adjectiveA) Her strew of nonsensical words were an indication that she was overtired. B) "This decision is nonsensical," her disapproving mother said.
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