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ridicolo

  
1       agg     (gen)    ridiculous, absurd  
non essere ridicolo! io non c'entro niente!      don't be ridiculous! it's nothing to do with me!  
rendersi ridicolo      to make a fool of o.s.  
2       sm  
il ridicolo della situazione      the absurdity of the situation  
il ridicolo della storia era che...      the ridiculous o absurd thing about it was ...  
cadere nel ridicolo      to become ridiculous  
mettere in ridicolo      to ridicule  
coprirsi di ridicolo      to make a laughing stock of o.s.  
Translation Italian - English Collins Dictionary  
"ridicolo": examples and translations in context
È ridicolo anche solo provare a prenderla. This is ridiculous even trying to catch it.
Ma oltretutto è ridicolo che la marijuana sia illegale. But also, it's ridiculous that marijuana is illegal.
E quello geloso, piuttosto ridicolo. And the jealous one, rather ludicrous.
30 anni fa sarebbe sembrato ridicolo. 30 years ago that would have sounded ludicrous.
Parlava con un ridicolo accento russo. She'd use this silly Russian accent.
Temo di essermi reso ridicolo, stamattina. Well, I think I've made a silly fool of myself this morning.
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