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plausible
used in The Remains of the Day

2 uses
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Definition
apparently reasonable, but unproven
  • This does seem a very plausible explanation the more I think about it; for it is true, nothing vexes me more these days than to hear this sort of nonsense being repeated.
    2a — Day 2 - Afternoon (96% in)
  • Indeed, it seems to me that my odd conduct can be very plausibly explained in terms of my wish to avoid any possibility of hearing any further such nonsense concerning his lordship; that is to say, I have chosen to tell white lies in both instances as the simplest means of avoiding unpleasantness.
    2a — Day 2 - Afternoon (95% in)

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