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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: plausible(0.01123 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to plausible.
English → Indonesian (quick)
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: apparently reasonable and valid [ant: implausible]
2: likely but not certain to be or become true or real; “a
likely result”; “he foresaw a probable loss” [syn: probable,
likely] [ant: improbable]
3: within the realm of credibility; “not a very likely excuse”;
“a plausible story” [syn: likely]
4: appearing to merit belief or acceptance; “a credible
witness”; “a plausible story” [syn: credible]
English → English (gcide)
Plausible \Plau"si*ble\, a. [L. plausibilis praiseworthy, from
plaudere, plausum, to applaud, clap the hands, strike, beat.]
1. Worthy of being applauded; praiseworthy; commendable;
ready. [Obs.] --Bp. Hacket.
2. Obtaining approbation; specifically pleasing; apparently
right; specious; as, a plausible pretext; plausible
manners; a plausible delusion. “Plausible and popular
3. Using specious arguments or discourse; as, a plausible
Syn: Plausible, Specious.
Usage: Plausible denotes that which seems reasonable, yet
leaves distrust in the judgment. Specious describes
that which presents a fair appearance to the view and
yet covers something false. Specious refers more
definitely to the act or purpose of false
representation; plausible has more reference to the
effect on the beholder or hearer. An argument may by
specious when it is not plausible because its
sophistry is so easily discovered.