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nonsensical

[non-sen-si-kuh l] /nɒnˈsɛn sɪ kəl/
adjective
1.
(of words or language) having little or no meaning; making little or no sense:
A baby's babbling is appealingly nonsensical.
2.
(of behavior, conduct, actions, etc.) foolish, senseless, fatuous, or absurd:
His nonsensical behavior was unusual for such a serious person.
3.
objectionable, impudent, insubordinate:
I refuse to listen to that nonsensical gossip.
4.
of trifling importance or of little or no use:
I've had more than enough of your nonsensical advice!
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nonsensically, adverb
nonsensicality, nonsensicalness, noun
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Word Origin and History for nonsensically

nonsensical

adj.

1650s, from nonsense + -ical. Related: Nonsensically.

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