English Vietnamese dictionary

far-fetched /'fɑ:'fetʃt/
  • tính từ
    • gượng gạo, không tự nhiên

Advanced English dictionary

+ adjective
very difficult to believe: The whole story sounds very far-fetched.

Thesaurus dictionary

strained, stretched, improbable, implausible, unlikely, doubtful, dubious, questionable, forced, unconvincing, unrealistic, fantastic, preposterous, hard to believe, unbelievable, incredible, Colloq hard to swallow, fishy:
They told some far-fetched tale about being robbed by a gang of midgets.

Collocation dictionary


be, seem, sound


extremely, impossibly, very
The whole story was impossibly far-fetched.
| a bit, a little, pretty, rather

Concise English dictionary

adj.+ unconvincing; implausible.