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  • s  highly imaginative but unlikely
    a farfetched excuse

  • For on that summer day in 1989 at the Hollyburn Country Club, a peripatetic Canadian geophysicist persuaded a British Columbia official to help fund a farfetched idea: a municipal .
  • No matter how farfetched or long-winded the complaints, Faisal would listen patiently.
  • That scenario isn't as farfetched as you might think.
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  • Our View: Highway funding crucial in Wyoming
    Speculation by Wyoming legislators and Department of Transportation officials that the federal government may slash the money given to states to repair and construct highways is neither idle nor farfetched.
    June 16, 2013 - Laramie Boomerang

  • Chipper Jones in SI.com
    He's going to have to answer the questions,Jones said. "And that goes for everybody that approaches the number. It's just so farfetched, the numbers that those guys are putting up. And a lot of it comes from the era that they're playing...
  • Joey Porter in Forbes
    We know it's farfetched but, at the same time, until they tell us we're out of it, we'll keep playing like we know how to play,linebacker Joey Porter said. "Right now, we've got our biggest game of the season, Baltimore coming into our...
  • Vince Carter in SI.com
    At one point, playoffs for us seemed farfetched in a lot of peoples' minds,said Vince Carter, who led New Jersey with 25 points. "As a unit, we stuck together. As bad as we played some nights, we still had our goal of making the playoffs."

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