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Synonyms for implausible
ɪmˈplɔ zə bəlim·plau·si·ble

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. implausibleadjective

    having a quality that provokes disbelief

    "gave the teacher an implausible excuse"


    likely, arguable, glib, plausible, pat, slick

  2. farfetched, implausibleadjective

    highly imaginative but unlikely

    "a farfetched excuse"; "an implausible explanation"


    likely, slick, arguable, plausible, glib, pat

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  1. List of paraphrases for "implausible":

    unlikely, improbable, plausible, unconvincing, far-fetched

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  1. George Pell:

    It's implausible because I was an auxiliary bishop and I had no access to money or - no access to significant resources, it's implausible because, of course, the attempt to bribe someone is criminal.

  2. Richard Nephew:

    Europe and the United States are so integrated that it is implausible that the Europeans will be able to use current institutions to engage in transactions with Iran, if they really want to do this, then they'll need to set up siloed institutions that have no U.S. exposure and then to protect those institutions with the threat of retaliation against the United States.

  3. Scott Free:

    He was kind of fringe, he had no job and lived on the margins. He was eccentric. A vacation seemed very implausible.

  4. Jason Johnson:

    Now it turns out that the Trump administration may have an equally implausible conspiracy on its hands: Is the administration involved in child sex trafficking or just white nationalism? Follow me down the rabbit hole and see for yourself.

  5. Roman Zrazhevskiy:

    They're concerned about what Trump is doing, the whole civil war thing isn't that implausible.

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    • A. Ignorant
    • B. Demented
    • C. Contradictory
    • D. Stupid

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