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Not plausible; not credible
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  1. Not plausible; not credible
  2. Not plausible; unlikely; dubious.
  3. Difficult to believe; not plausible.
Lacking physical or emotional strength; delicate:
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  1. Lacking physical or emotional strength; delicate:
  2. Lacking substance; tenuous or flimsy:
  3. Physically weak; frail; delicate
Easily led astray; morally weak.
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  1. Easily led astray; morally weak.
  2. Easily broken, shattered, damaged, or destroyed; fragile; delicate
  3. Slender and delicate; not robust; weak
Lacking resonance or fullness; tinny:
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  1. Lacking resonance or fullness; tinny:
  2. Sparsely supplied or provided; scanty:
  3. Watery:
Tending to envision things in perfect but unrealistic form; idealistic.
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  1. Tending to envision things in perfect but unrealistic form; idealistic.
  2. Existing in imagination only; imaginary.
  3. Imaginary or illusory
  1. Relating to vapour; misty, foggy, obscure, insubstantial.
  2. Giving off or forming vapor
  3. Given to such ideas or talk
Existing only in the imagination; fanciful; unreal
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  1. Existing only in the imagination; fanciful; unreal
  2. (Math.) Designating or of the square root of a negative quantity, or of a complex number that is not real
  3. Having existence only in the imagination; unreal.
Without a body; having no material substance; incorporeal
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  1. Without a body; having no material substance; incorporeal
Having no material body or form:
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  1. Having no material body or form:
Of no importance or relevance; inconsequential or irrelevant.
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  1. Of no importance or relevance; inconsequential or irrelevant.
  2. Having no material body or form.
  3. Not consisting of matter; incorporeal; spiritual
(Law) Without physical existence in itself but belonging as a right to a material thing or property
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  1. (Law) Without physical existence in itself but belonging as a right to a material thing or property
  2. Not consisting of matter; without material body or substance
  3. Having no material form or physical substance.
Not firm or solid; weak or flimsy:
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  1. Not firm or solid; weak or flimsy:
  2. Lacking substance; not real or strong.
  3. Not real; imaginary
Of or relating to the poetry of a group of 17th-century English poets whose verse is characterized by an intellectually challenging style and extended metaphors comparing very dissimilar things.
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  1. Of or relating to the poetry of a group of 17th-century English poets whose verse is characterized by an intellectually challenging style and extended metaphors comparing very dissimilar things.
  2. Beyond the physical or material; incorporeal, supernatural, or transcendental
  3. Of, connected with, or having the nature of, metaphysics
Not physical; not using kinetic energy
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  1. Not physical; not using kinetic energy
  2. Not having physical form; insubstantial
Of or belonging to a religion; sacred:
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  1. Of or belonging to a religion; sacred:
  2. Of, relating to, consisting of, or having the nature of spirit; not material; supernatural:
  3. Of, concerned with, or affecting the soul:
Being disembodied.
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  1. Being disembodied.
  2. Having no body or form; incorporeal, disembodied, formless, etc.
Weakened, worn out, impaired, or broken down by old age, illness, or hard use.
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  1. Weakened, worn out, impaired, or broken down by old age, illness, or hard use.
Requiring careful or tactful treatment:
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  1. Requiring careful or tactful treatment:
  2. Easily broken or damaged:
  3. Marked by sensitivity of discrimination:
Easily broken; frail
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  1. Easily broken; frail
  2. Having little intensity or strength; faint:
  3. Weak; not strong
Light, thin, and insubstantial:
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  1. Light, thin, and insubstantial:
  2. Thin and easily broken or damaged; poorly made and fragile; frail
  3. Likely to bend or break under pressure; weak, shaky, flexible, or fragile.
Lacking substance; tenuous or flimsy:
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  1. Lacking substance; tenuous or flimsy:
  2. Lacking physical or emotional strength; delicate:
  3. Physically weak; frail; delicate
Easily led astray; morally weak.
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  1. Easily led astray; morally weak.
  2. Easily broken, shattered, damaged, or destroyed; fragile; delicate
  3. Slender and delicate; not robust; weak
Weak in body or mind, especially from old age or disease.
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  1. Weak in body or mind, especially from old age or disease.
  2. Not strong or stable; shaky:
  3. Not stable, firm, or sound; frail; shaky, as a structure
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  1. Lacking substance; not real or strong.
  2. Not firm or solid; weak or flimsy:
  3. Not solid or firm; weak or flimsy
(Chiefly Southern US) Sickly; ill.
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  1. (Chiefly Southern US) Sickly; ill.
  2. Of inferior size, strength, or significance; weak:
Not true or logically valid; fallacious:
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  1. Not true or logically valid; fallacious:
  2. Not safe, firm, or solid; insecure
  3. Not dependably strong or solid.
Lacking vitality; feeble; infirm
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  1. Lacking vitality; feeble; infirm
  2. Lacking aptitude or skill:
  3. Lacking persuasiveness; unconvincing:
Lacking bodily strength; weak:
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  1. Lacking bodily strength; weak:
  2. Weak; not strong
  3. Having little intensity or strength; faint:
Likely to bend or break under pressure; weak, shaky, flexible, or fragile.
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  1. Likely to bend or break under pressure; weak, shaky, flexible, or fragile.
  2. Thin and easily broken or damaged; poorly made and fragile; frail
  3. Lacking plausibility; unconvincing:
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  1. Lacking substance; not real or strong.
  2. Not solid or firm; weak or flimsy
  3. Not firm or solid; weak or flimsy:
Not substantial; slight; flimsy
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  1. Not substantial; slight; flimsy
  2. Precarious or insecure:
  3. Weak or insubstantial; flimsy:
Thin and easily broken or damaged; poorly made and fragile; frail
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  1. Thin and easily broken or damaged; poorly made and fragile; frail
  2. Likely to bend or break under pressure; weak, shaky, flexible, or fragile.
  3. Light, thin, and insubstantial:
Unlikely to take place or be true.
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  1. Unlikely to take place or be true.
  2. Not probable; not likely to happen or be true; unlikely
  3. Not likely to happen.
So unlikely or surprising as to have been thought impossible; unbelievable:
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  1. So unlikely or surprising as to have been thought impossible; unbelievable:
  2. That cannot be conceived; that cannot be thought of, understood, imagined, or believed
  3. Impossible to comprehend or grasp fully:
So implausible as to elicit disbelief; unbelievable:
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  1. So implausible as to elicit disbelief; unbelievable:
  2. Seeming too unusual or improbable to be possible
  3. Astonishing, extraordinary, or extreme:
Open to question or doubt:
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  1. Open to question or doubt:
  2. (Of wood) Full of shakes or cracks; cracked.
  3. Not firm, substantial, or secure; weak, unsound, or unsteady
Lacking resonance or fullness; tinny:
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  1. Lacking resonance or fullness; tinny:
  2. Sparsely supplied or provided; scanty:
  3. Watery:
Incredible; so surprising it is almost unable to believe.
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  1. Incredible; so surprising it is almost unable to believe.
  2. Implausible or improbable.
  3. Not to be believed; incredible:
(Photog.) thin
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  1. (Photog.) thin
  2. Lacking persuasiveness; unconvincing:
  3. (Gram.) Expressing variation in tense by the addition of an inflectional suffix rather than by internal change of a syllabic vowel; regular (Ex.: talk, talked, talked)
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