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non·sen·si·cal

 (nŏn-sĕn′sĭ-kəl)
adj.
1. Lacking intelligible meaning: a nonsensical jumble of words.
2. Foolish; absurd: nonsensical ideas.

non·sen′si·cal′i·ty (-kăl′ĭ-tē), non·sen′si·cal·ness (-kəl-nĭs) n.
non·sen′si·cal·ly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.nonsensical - incongruous;inviting ridicule; "the absurd excuse that the dog ate his homework"; "that's a cockeyed idea"; "ask a nonsensical question and get a nonsensical answer"; "a contribution so small as to be laughable"; "it is ludicrous to call a cottage a mansion"; "a preposterous attempt to turn back the pages of history"; "her conceited assumption of universal interest in her rather dull children was ridiculous"
foolish - devoid of good sense or judgment; "foolish remarks"; "a foolish decision"
2.nonsensical - having no intelligible meaning; "nonsense syllables"; "a nonsensical jumble of words"
meaningless, nonmeaningful - having no meaning or direction or purpose; "a meaningless endeavor"; "a meaningless life"; "a verbose but meaningless explanation"

nonsensical

adjective senseless, crazy, silly, ridiculous, absurd, foolish, ludicrous, meaningless, irrational, incomprehensible, inane, asinine, cockamamie (slang, chiefly U.S.) It seemed to me that Sir Robert's arguments were nonsensical.

nonsensical

adjective
Translations
هُرائي، غَيْر مَعْقول
nesmyslný
meningsløs
zagyva
heimskulegur, bjánalegur
abuk sabukmanasızsaçma sapan

nonsensical

[nɒnˈsensɪkəl] ADJabsurdo

nonsensical

[nɒnˈsɛnsɪkəl] adj [remark] → absurde, qui n'a pas de sens
to be nonsensical → n'avoir aucun sensnon-shrink [ˌnɒnˈʃrɪŋk] adj (British)irrétrécissablenon-skid [ˌnɒnˈskɪd] nonskid (US) adjantidérapant(e)non-smoker nonsmoker [ˌnɒnˈsməʊkər] nnon-fumeur m
He's a non-smoker
BUT Il ne fume pas.non-smoking [ˌnɒnˈsməʊkɪŋ] adj [area, restaurant, bar] → non-fumeurs
a non-smoking table → une table non-fumeursnon-starter nonstarter [ˌnɒnˈstɑːrr] n
to be a nonstarter [project, plan] → être voué(e) à l'échec; [argument] → être intenablenon-stick nonstick [ˌnɒnˈstɪk] adj [baking sheet, frying pan] → antiadhésif/ivenon-stop nonstop [ˌnɒnˈstɒp]
adv [talk, rain] → sans arrêt; [drive] → sans s'arrêter
He talks non-stop → Il parle sans arrêt.
to fly non-stop → prendre un vol direct or sans escale
We flew non-stop → Nous avons pris un vol direct or sans escale.
to fly non-stop from X to Y → faire X-Y sans escale
adj
[music, talk] → ininterrompu(e); [bombing] → ininterrompu(e)
[flight] → direct(e), sans escale
a non-stop flight → un vol direct, un vol sans escale

nonsensical

adj idea, actionunsinnig

nonsensical

[nɒnˈsɛnsɪkl] adjassurdo/a, ridicolo/a

nonsense

(ˈnonsˈns) , ((American) -sens) noun
foolishness; foolish words, actions etc; something that is ridiculous. He's talking nonsense; The whole book is a lot of nonsense; What nonsense!
ˌnonˈsensical (-ˈsen-) adjective
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