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adjective     plausible pronunciation in British English
  1. 1
    likely to be true

    A bomb was the only plausible explanation for the crash.

    The story was plausible but that didn’t necessarily mean it was true.

  2. 2
    someone who is plausible seems to be honest and sincere, even though they may not be

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     plausibility pronunciation in British English
/ˌplɔːzəˈbɪləti/ noun [uncountable]


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a description of an economic or political situation based on analysis of information at the present time

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an unregulated form of capitalism that features financial deregulation, privatisation and low tax for high earners

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