nonsensical


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The fact, thus abstractedly stated, is not very uncommon, nor--without a proper distinction of circumstances--to be condemned either as naughty or nonsensical. Howbeit, this, though far from the most aggravated, is perhaps the strangest, instance on record, of marital delinquency; and, moreover, as remarkable a freak as may be found in the whole list of human oddities.
'You think my ambition as nonsensical as if I were to freeze myself to death on the top of Mount Washington, only that people might spy at me from the country round about.
And one day when Anne was walking with only the Musgroves, one of them after talking of rank, people of rank, and jealousy of rank, said, "I have no scruple of observing to you, how nonsensical some persons are about their place, because all the world knows how easy and indifferent you are about it; but I wish anybody could give Mary a hint that it would be a great deal better if she were not so very tenacious, especially if she would not be always putting herself forward to take place of mamma.
Each villa faced you in the sunshine with the horrid glare of new red brick, and forced its nonsensical name on your attention, traced in bright paint on the posts of its entrance gate.
I will look you up some girls also, if I can find a sensible one who is not spoilt by her nonsensical education."
I find it simply nonsensical to be told that because some people who believe in evolution are atheists, that evolution is inherently an anti-religious idea or that it is not possible to believe in both God and evolution.
It is the same demand that was transparently nonsensical when applied to a symphony orchestra or, for that matter, an opera company.
"I did everything so that this child could have freedom of choice, and have what America stands for," said the mother of Jessica Dubroff, as she sent her seven-year-old daughter off on a quest to break a nonexistent, nonsensical "world record" wearing a cap inscribed with the slogan WOMEN FLY.
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As someone who has been on a diet for a decade, I hereby confirm that this is a load of nonsensical tosh.
That's why it's nonsensical to suggest that to have a future, people and business needs to head south.
YOUR Sir Trevor Brooking and Alan Shearer ticket for the big job is nonsensical! What next?