Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)
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Ridiculous (Page: 1241)
Ri*dic"u*lous (?), a.
Agricola, discerning that those little targets and unwieldy glaives ill pointed would soon become ridiculous against the thrust and close, commanded three Batavian cohorts . . . to draw up and come to handy strokes. Milton.
[It] provokes me to ridiculous smiling. Shak.