implausibly implausibly  /ɪm ˈplɔ zəb li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) not easy to believe

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Baer argues, somewhat implausibly, that the monarchy's demise is imminent.
  2. The top floor is a concrete box that hangs implausibly over the column-free middle floor, as if two halves of an Eskimo Pie were held apart by nothing.
  3. But it's his polymathic professional achievements that make him an almost implausibly imposing figure.

News

  • Jasmina Tesanovic: Ants and Stars

    As we approached the giant radio telescope in rural Sardinia, I found myself implausibly dressed in a light summer frock: a Brazilian one, lavishly decorated...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Huffington Post

Quotes

  • ...week in the Journal of the American Medical Association, Dr. Victor Montori of McMaster University in Toronto pointed out that when trials are stopped early, the preliminary analyses can show "implausibly large treatment effects," and...
    on Nov 9, 2005 By: Victor Montori Source: International Herald Tribune

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