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improbable 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Adjective
/imˈpräbəbəl/,
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Not likely to be true or to happen,
  1. Not likely to be true or to happen
    • - this account of events was seen by the jury as most improbable
  2. Unexpected and apparently inauthentic
    • - the characters have improbable names

  1. not likely to be true or to occur or to have occurred; "legislation on the question is highly unlikely"; "an improbable event"
  2. having a probability too low to inspire belief
  3. too improbable to admit of belief; "a tall story"
  4. (improbableness) improbability: the quality of being improbable; "impossibility should never be confused with improbability"; "the improbability of such rare coincidences"
  5. (improbably) incredibly: not easy to believe; "behind you the coastal hills plunge to the incredibly blue sea backed by the Turkish mountains"
  6. Improbable is a 2005 science fiction thriller novel by Adam Fawer. It is the story of a gifted young man named David Caine, who has been troubled by debilitating epileptic seizures to the extent that his medical condition has thrown his life completely off track. ...
  7. "Improbable" is the 195th episode overall, and 13th episode of the ninth season of the science fiction television series The X-Files. The episode first aired in the United States on April 14, 2002 on Fox, and subsequently aired in the United Kingdom. ...
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