[ab-sur-dist, -zur-]


of, relating to, or dealing with absurdism or the absurd.


an adherent of absurdism, especially a writer whose work is characterized by absurdist ideas.

Nearby words

  1. abstrusely,
  2. abstrusity,
  3. absurd,
  4. absurd, theater of the,
  5. absurdism,
  6. absurdity,
  7. abt.,
  8. abta,
  9. abterminal,
  10. abu bakr

Origin of absurdist

First recorded in 1950–55; absurd + -ist

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