implausibility


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im·plau·si·ble

 (ĭm-plô′zə-bəl)
adj.
Difficult to believe; not plausible.

im·plau′si·bil′i·ty n.
im·plau′si·bly adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.implausibility - the quality of provoking disbelief
incredibility, incredibleness - the quality of being incredible
plausibility, plausibleness - apparent validity
Translations

implausibility

nmangelnde Plausibilität f; (of story, tale, excuse also)Unglaubhaftigkeit f, → Unglaubwürdigkeit f; (of lie)Ungeschicktheit f
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Told as two parallel but interwoven stories, the novel shines as an insightful and provocative narrative of Claudette's struggles but suffers from implausibility as seventeen-year-old Claudette single-handedly solves a mystery that foiled the community, local police, and the media.
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As the implausibility increases, so does the humor.
The sudden wedding with no arrangements ("Don't worry, the bishop's a mate of mine"), the wild character arcs, the chaotic misery swiftly giving way to neat happy endings, the pervading sense of implausibility.
However, the show's actual inspirational value was decidedly blunted and limited by the implausibility of the solutions it came up with, which were much too miraculous to be believed.
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He said: "As a prosecutor you put the difficult questions to him and you hear the inconsistencies, the implausibility of his story, the weakness of his account.
After that intriguing first half hour, things start to sag badly thanks to an overdose of achingly uninteresting exposition-heavy dialogue and a finale that veers between graphic violence and deep implausibility.
After that intriguing first half hour, things start to sag badly thanks to an overdose of achingly-uninteresting exposition-heavy dialogue and a finale that veers between graphic violence and deep implausibility.
Between the implausibility of Sharif acquiescing to his demands of resignation to the rally possibly fermenting violence on a large-scale, Khan's own success in this situation faces a potential dissolution.