farfetched


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Adj.1.farfetched - highly imaginative but unlikely; "a farfetched excuse"; "an implausible explanation"
unlikely - has little chance of being the case or coming about; "an unlikely story"; "an unlikely candidate for reelection"; "a butcher is unlikely to preach vegetarianism"
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farfetched

a. rebuscado-a; inconcebible.
References in classic literature ?
It explained instantly a something which had always seemed to me only a farfetched Oriental figure of speech.
Abdullahi told Saturday Tribune on Friday that 'some of these things you are hearing are obviously farfetched. NEC has not reversed its earlier resolution.
Aspects are undeniably farfetched, but the skilful writing balances it out, creating a gripping and intriguing read.
Stockholm: Swedish prosecutors said on Tuesday it is "farfetched" to think that fugitive Wikileaks founder Julian Assange could be extradited to the United States if he returned to Sweden.
PLANS to replace Cardiff and Bristol airports with a new one on the Severn Estuary have been dismissed as "farfetched".
Sydney, Aug 9 ( ANI ): The Australian media has drawn parallels between the 1948 Ashes series and the current series, although it has slammed as 'farfetched' the notion of comparing the current England squad with the Sir Donald Bradman-led 'Invincibles' squad touring England in 1948.
Perhaps that idea is not too farfetched to develop further, in the form of the Drift HD Ghost action camera.
But as a stupidly-entertaining, implausible and downright farfetched action flick, this no-brainer does the job better than the recent 30 Minutes Or Less.
Although time travel is far outside the realm of any technology that the world knows, the sonic screwdriver may not be as farfetched. An engineer at Bristol University in England and his colleagues are looking at how a real-life version of the screwdriver could be created.
My friend, I think justice is farfetched. I am sure the police will ask you to settle this matter outside court!
And it's only slightly more farfetched than the more familiar ticking time bomb scenario, in which you must torture the suspect to save all those innocent people.
DJ is convinced that the dilapidated house is possessed, but his rotund best friend Chowder mocks such a farfetched idea...