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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Not reasonable or probable; Difficult to believe.

Usage examples (32)
  • The "as if" simile often expresses a far-fetched thought, a strange fancy.
  • Or how about just needing some emotional support for some far-fetched dream?
  • Its moral is conventional, while the incident is too far-fetched for sympathy.
  • I also felt some players had far-fetched expectations in 2009 before that season. for more
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