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improbableadjective

uk   /ɪmˈprɒb.ə.bəl/ us   /ɪmˈprɑː.bə.bəl/
improbably
adverb uk   /ɪmˈprɒb.ə.bli/ us   /ɪmˈprɑː.bə.bli/
improbably cheap prices improbably large/long
improbability
noun [C or U] uk   /ɪmˌprɒb.əˈbɪl.ə.ti/ us   /ˌɪm.prɑː.bəˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/
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improbableadjective

us   /ɪmˈprɑb·ə·bəl/
not likely to be true or to happen; not probable: an improbable excuse
improbability
noun [C/U] us   /ɪmˌprɑb·əˈbɪl·ɪ·t̬i/
improbably
adverb us   /ɪmˈprɑb·ə·bli/
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“improbable” in British English

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