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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “by no stretch of the imagination”

by no stretch of the imagination

(also not by any stretch of the imagination)
used to describe things that are impossible to believe, even with a lot of effort
无论如何也难以相信
By no stretch of the imagination could he be seriously described as an artist.
无论如何也难以相信人们会正儿八经把他称为艺术家。
Not believable
(Definition of by no stretch of the imagination from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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