Examples of improbable in a sentence
The team made an improbable comeback.
it seems improbable that the two writers never met since they traveled in the same social circles
Origin and Etymology of improbable
Medieval French or Latin; Medieval French, from Latin improbabilis, from in- + probabilis probable
First Known Use: 1598
IMPROBABLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of improbable for English Language Learners
: not probable : not likely to be true or to happen
IMPROBABLE Defined for Kids
Definition of improbable for Students
: not likely : not probable improbable stories
improbably\-blē\ adverb an improbably happy ending
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