What is another word for laughably?

Pronunciation: [lˈafəblɪ] (IPA)

The word "laughably" is commonly used in everyday language to describe something that is so absurd or hilariously ridiculous that it elicits laughter. However, there are several synonyms for this word that can add more color and variety to your writing or conversation. Examples of synonyms for "laughably" include comically, farcically, ludicrously, preposterously, ridiculously, and absurdly. Each of these synonyms has an underlying connotation that can help to convey a different tone or mood in your writing or speech. For example, "farcically" might suggest a sense of exaggerated humor, while "preposterously" might imply a sense of incredulity or disbelief. By using a synonym for "laughably," you can add depth and nuance to your language and better convey your intended meaning.

Usage examples for Laughably

"And these people are laughably backward.
"Once a Greech"
Evelyn E. Smith
The girl flung her strong young arms above her head, and brought down her clenched fists in a laughably vehement way.
"Then Marched the Brave"
Harriet T. Comstock
They have significant names for everything, and a nickname for every one, and some of the latter are laughably appropriate.
"Roughing it in the Bush"
Susanna Moodie

Famous quotes with Laughably

  • I am laughably aggressive, and the rest of the band is very laid back, so we mix well.
    Shirley Manson
  • If we have learned one thing from the history of invention and discovery, it is that, in the long run — and often in the short one — the most daring prophecies seem laughably conservative.
    Arthur C. Clarke
  • The fact that we have not yet found the slightest evidence for life — much less intelligence — beyond this Earth does not surprise or disappoint me in the least. Our technology must still be laughably primitive, we may be like jungle savages listening for the throbbing of tom-toms while the ether around them carries more words per second than they could utter in a lifetime.
    Arthur C. Clarke

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