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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  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. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  farfetched 
  adj  :  highly  imaginative  but  unlikely;  "a  farfetched  excuse";  "an 
  implausible  explanation"  [syn:  {implausible}] 




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