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inane, invalid, outlandish, flaky, crazy, gagged up, bizarre, silly, ludicrous, campier, senseless, irrational, off the wall, implausible, impossible, campy, contradictory, stupid, incongruous, preposterous, farcical, meaningless, fallacious, ridiculous, idiotic, self-contradictory, absurd, screwy, fooling around, anachronistic, for grins, loony, nonsensical, jokey, eccentric, laughable, campiest, illogical, paradoxical, inconsistent.
potty, pottiest, bugged out, pottier, oddest, mentally incompetent.
out of one's gourd, whacko, witless, in the ozone, bedlamite.
struck, fonder, doting, lovesome.
goofy, moronic, imbecilic, inane, dopey, ignorant, dotty, asinine, crazy, dim-witted, nonsensical, chuckle-headed, cretinous, meat-headed, half-witted, lame-brained, blithering, absurd, loony, dumb, knuckle-headed, blockheaded, doltish, jackass, idiotic, crackpot, nitwit, brainless, bone-headed.
unskeptical, kidding oneself, taken in, easily taken in, wide-eyed, trustful, tumbling for, falling hook line and sinker, swallowing whole, taking the bait.
simple, unintelligent, mindless, uneducated, illiterate, empty-headed, ignorant, uninformed, unlearned, brainless.
overhasty, off top of head, over hasty, off the top of one's head, off the top of head, ill-judged.
of no account, Imponderous, featherweight.
uncalled for, faked out, led up the garden path, disinformed, unwarranted, faked-out.
imprudent, cockamamy, doltish, jerky, harebrained, moronic, witless, ill-advised, lunatic, injudicious, kooky, loony, feebleminded, unreasonable, unwise, mad, dotty, half-baked, nutty, weak, nerdy, wacky, ridiculous, brainless, unintelligent, fantastic, senseless, zany, imbecilic, indiscreet, Daffy, irrational, half-witted, simple, fatuous, ludicrous, dippy, preposterous, asinine, daft, short-sighted, absurd, crazy, incautious, silly, stupid, insane, ill-considered.
outrageous, silly, curious, laughable, oddball, bizarre, absurd, preposterous, eccentric, crazy, nonsensical, dubious, weird, poppycock, outlandish, incredible, foolheaded, comical, ludicrous, ridiculous, farcical, grotesque.
doublespeak, Purportless, without rhyme or reason, unmeaning, half-baked, asinine.
shallow, uncritical, frothy, shallower.
low-down, low-down-and-dirty, lowdown.
undiscerning, unreflective, unheeding, Irreflective.
unintellectual, unintelligent, half-wit, cretinous, defective, imbecilic, idiotic, moronic.
goosey, goofy, dopey, silly, unreasonable, fool, fatuous, sappy, rattlepated, misguided, whacky, inane, scatty, insane, asinine, anserine, unwise, goosy, harebrained, fond, mad, cockamamy, mindless, gooselike, vacuous, derisory, rattlebrained, cockamamie, nonsensical, laughable, ludicrous, ill-conceived, zany, absurd, scatterbrained, wacky, ridiculous, preposterous, dopy.
study at absurd.
Examples of usage:
– Muslin by George Moore
– Jeanne of the Marshes by E. Phillips Oppenheim
– In His Steps by Charles M. Sheldon
– Undine by Friedrich de la Motte FouquÃ©e
– Plays A Protégée of the Mistress; Poverty Is No Crime; Sin and Sorrow Are Common to All; It's a Family Affair--We'll Settle It Ourselves by Alexander Ostrovsky