Only in Pakistan can political escapades be this ridiculous.
They tell one gay joke after another, then suggest that opposition to gay marriage is ridiculous.
Waists have been whittled, skin lightened, and breasts enhanced to ridiculous proportions.
Of course an idea this ridiculous could only happen in one place: Florida.
I told him I knew Matthiessen well and found that ridiculous.
Had I not already been making a sad fool of myself by my ridiculous conduct?
It got us into a great many difficulties, some of which were ridiculous, but it had its advantages.
Nay, is not an opposite course that which the poet himself censures as "wasteful, ridiculous excess?"
Where in the world had she ever found so ridiculous an idea as to think that Agnes would be angry with her!
There had been talk of his going to Canada, and much chaff upon that subject—so ridiculous, Tancred emigrating!
1540s, ridyculouse, from Latin ridiculosus "laughable," from ridiculus "that which excites laughter," from ridere "to laugh." Shakespeare and other 17c. writers sometimes spelled it rediculous. Slang extensions to "outrageous" (1839); "excellent" (1959, jazz slang). Related: Ridiculously; ridiculousness.