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adjective plausible pronunciation in British English /ˈplɔːzəb(ə)l/
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  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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 plausible pronunciation in British English /ˌplɔːzəˈbɪləti/ noun [uncountable]




a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars

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