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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Not natural or believable. Also: Improbable; not naturally pertinent; being only remotely connected.

Usage examples (41)
  • Even though it was a farfetched idea, it might just work to solve the problem.
  • A farfetched excuse
  • Adjective : He brought in a far-fetched example in an effort to prove his point
  • Vanjoki, a Nokia executive vice-president, chuckles as he recalls the farfetched idea. for more
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