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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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How to use implausible in a sentence?

  1. John Collinge:

    We do need to ask that question, there is evidence from animal studies that it is not implausible.

  2. Jeffrey Gundlach:

    They are down more than U.S. stocks. If U.S. equities go higher, it would seem very implausible that other markets would not participate in the rally even more.

  3. Kevin Walsh:

    It is implausible to the extreme that an automatic, incidental, mechanical activity that largely saw no human contact could rise to the level of genocidal violation.

  4. Jeffrey Epstein:

    Juries are told,' Elie Honig can use common sense, folks. Elie Honig can use the good everyday judgment Elie Honig use out there in the real world,' and I think it's just absolutely unbelievable and implausible that Ghislaine Maxwell herself was somehow Ghislaine Maxwell or somehow didn't realize what was going on.

  5. Rene Descartes:

    One cannot conceive anything so strange and so implausible that it has not already been said by one philosopher or another.

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