[ im-plaw-zuh-buhl ]
/ ɪmˈplɔ zə bəl /
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not plausible; not having the appearance of truth or credibility: an implausible alibi.
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OTHER WORDS FROM implausibleim·plau·si·bil·i·ty, im·plau·si·ble·ness, nounim·plau·si·bly, adverb
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Directed by Nick Cammilleri and Zackary Drucker, the four-episode chronicle spins the kind of yarn that might be considered too implausible to be believed if it hadn’t happened in real life.‘The Lady and the Dale’ explores transphobia in 1970s America|John Paul King|February 10, 2021|Washington Blade
His Condi Rice item went viral despite its utter implausibility.How the Drudge Report, With Its Condoleezza Rice ‘Scoop,’ Again Rules the Media|Lauren Ashburn|July 15, 2012|DAILY BEAST
“You sort of have to get over some pretty large hurdles of face implausibility,” Reuter said.Heroin Works Better Than Methadone, So Why Won’t Politicians Allow It?|Jesse Singal|March 12, 2012|DAILY BEAST
His extreme nomadism had an air of almost absurd implausibility from the first.The Enigmatic Nomad|Kirk Davis Swinehart|February 26, 2011|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for implausible
/ (ɪmˈplɔːzəbəl) /
not plausible; provoking disbelief; unlikely
Derived forms of implausibleimplausibility or implausibleness, nounimplausibly, adverb
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