The ludicrous state of solid geometry made me pass over this branch.
JESTER, n. An officer attached to the king's household to amuse the court by ludicrous actions and utterances ... the king's own conduct and decrees being sufficiently ridiculous for the amusement not only of his court but of all mankind.
The curtains would open and it would be just her standing in some ludicrous pose, like Aphrodite.
I could feel his muscle tissues collapse under my force. It's ludicrous these mortals even attempt to enter my realm.
Many of the artists who have represented Negro life have seen only the comic, ludicrous side of it, and have lacked sympathy with and appreciation for the warm big heart that dwells within such a rough exterior.
This is an age of specialization, and in such an age the repertory theater is an anachronism, a ludicrous anachronism.
That's ludicrous. When you sign a contract, your job is to play to the best of your ability. What about if an athlete underperforms Do they give some of the millions back.
What's more ludicrous is the whole idea of me being jealous and competitive.
Intelligent policies will be largely self-regulating in the sense that the system of incentives and standards makes it absolutely ludicrous to not move towards clean, internalized systems of cost and production.
It's only fair that stable gay relationships of long standing should have the same rights and responsibilities as married couples. I know the image of gay marriage is to some people horrific and ludicrous.
It allows you to say things that sound very dramatic and get away with it. If you had characters in modern fiction say the same things as they're driving down the street in an Oldsmobile they'd sound ludicrous!
The news today that Bush has vowed to veto any legislation that reviews the security implications of the Dubai Port World's potential management of our ports is ludicrous and the entire Democratic Party is calling him to task for it.
Comedy is exaggerated realism. It can be stretched to the almost ludicrous, but it must always be believable.
The words are ludicrous at times, but you add the reality to it and that gives it the balance it has.
No one has ever seen a Republican mass meeting that was devoid of the perception of the ludicrous.
I came to feel very, very sentimental about those sets, which is ludicrous, because they represent everything which is transitory and insubstantial. It's absurd that one should feel sentimental about timber and canvas.