(comparative more ludicrously, superlative most ludicrously)
- In a ludicrous manner.
ludicrous + -ly
Variant of ludicrous
so absurd, ridiculous, or exaggerated as to cause or merit laughter
Origin of ludicrousClassical Latin ludicrus ; from ludus, a play, game ; from Indo-European base an unverified form leid-, to play, tease from source Classical Greek loidorein, to rail at, rebuke