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adverb as in ridiculously

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The unions, far from benefiting as Romney laughably charges, have taken major concessions, but at least they still exist.

Rolling Stone says the record “makes everybody else on the radio sound laughably meek.”

Even laughably unqualified South Carolina Senate candidate Alvin Greene won 36 percent of the vote.

Indeed, Phoenix and Affleck managed a whole slew of laughably awkward celebrity exchanges in the film.

Clarence Thomas laughably said he had never thought about abortion, but that was enough to help him squeak by.

My last words to you might appear to imply something laughably opposed to my real meaning.

It would have been laughably grotesque in its deforming incompetence had it not been directed at human beings.

The girl flung her strong young arms above her head, and brought down her clenched fists in a laughably vehement way.

Her ideas of such a short time before seemed small, laughably small now.

He threw down his pipe in the midst of talking about something carefully unimportant, and sat up with a laughably angry face.


On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to laughably, such as: comically, extremely, insanely, ludicrously, preposterously, and foolishly.

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