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preposterous

美国发音:[prɪ'pɑst(ə)rəs]
英国发音:[prɪ'pɒst(ə)rəs]

[adj]
英语解释:extremely unreasonable or silly
常见翻译:荒唐,可笑,荒谬的,荒谬绝伦的

absurd; silly
A preposterous statement is an absurd statement. It is ridiculous. A preposterous situation is a ridiculous situation. A man biting a dog and the dog dying is a preposterous situation. It is preposterous for a non-English person to try to teach native English speakers how to speak English. It is preposterous to argue that a horse can run faster than a motor car can, because the motor car has higher power and higher speed than a horse, however good it is.


Sentences:

The stone, that token of preposterous times, bounced five yards to Henry's right and fell into the water.
石子一荒唐岁月的象征一弹到亨利右边五码处后,掉进水里。