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Princeton's WordNet

  1. farfetched, far-fetchedadjective

    (of a theory or explanation) highly imaginative but unlikely and unconvincing

    "a farfetched excuse"

  2. farfetched, far-fetchedadjective

    (of an idea or story) so exaggerated or ludicrous as to be improbable

    "He was always full of far-fetched plans, none of which ever worked"

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. far-fetchedadjective

    Synonyms:
    forced, strained, catachrestic

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "far-fetched":

    exaggerated, implausible, twisted

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How to use far-fetched in a sentence?

  1. Warren Galkin:

    If I had a general come up to me when I was 17 years old and try to convince me to go to West Point and he told me my expenses would be paid, I don’t think it would be so far-fetched to think he offered me a scholarship.

  2. Art Shamsky:

    It's not so far-fetched to think that the game can get developed there and kids can play it at a competitive level, who knows what can happen? At one point they said that about Japan, about China and Australia. It can be done.

  3. Bill Norris:

    I don’t think( a 40-year-old winning a major) is far fetched. It is very possible, ken Rosewall was way into Ken Rosewall years when Ken Rosewall played in the 74( Australian and Wimbledon) finals, Ken Rosewall was incredible.

  4. Ross Garber:

    It is not far-fetched to argue that he should have anticipated that his false election claims and incitement to march on the Capitol to' stop the steal' would have devastating consequences.

  5. Deepesh Rathore:

    It is very far-fetched ... you can't expect global carmakers to start working on that just for you, blend is fine, because there are other countries which are running on that. Up to a 20 percent blend is a practical solution.

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