1. [syn: farfetched, implausible]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Farfetched \Far"fetched`\, a.
1. Brought from far, or from a remote place.
Every remedy contained a multitude of farfetched and
heterogeneous ingredients. --Hawthorne.
2. Studiously sought; not easily or naturally deduced or
introduced; forced; strained; hence, implausible or
[1913 Webster +PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: highly imaginative but unlikely; "a farfetched excuse";
"an implausible explanation" [syn: farfetched,