ridicolo translation | Italian-English dictionary

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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 vederla in qualsiasi altro modo. To look at it any other way is ridiculous.
Personalmente, avrei preferito che pensassero fossi ridicolo. Personally, I'd rather they thought I was ridiculous.
30 anni fa sarebbe sembrato ridicolo. 30 years ago that would have sounded ludicrous.
Datarli a 10.000 anni fa è ridicolo. This figure of 10,000 is ludicrous.
Non prenderla male, ma rasenti il ridicolo. Don't take this the wrong way, will, but you invite the ridicule.
Ma è stata mia cura evitare quelle debolezze che espongono al ridicolo. But it has been my study to avoid those weaknesses which expose ridicule.
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