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[ri-dik] /rɪˈdɪk/
adjective, Informal.
Origin of ridic
by shortening Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • And then come that ridic'lous business about Sarah Ann Christy.

    The Woman-Haters Joseph C. Lincoln
  • "I s'pose the story'll go all over the country and make me ridic'lous," he said, gloomily.

    The Dude Wrangler

    Caroline Lockhart
  • Then she begun to turn her ridic'lous old head this way and that before the glass.

    The Wooing of Calvin Parks Laura E. Richards
  • David Harum, you'd ought to be ridic'lous t' allow such a thing.

    The Christmas Story from David Harum Edward Noyes Westcott
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Ridiculous (1925+ Students)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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