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Meaning of “(that's) a likely story!” in the English Dictionary

"(that's) a likely story!" in British English

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(that's) a likely story!

informal said when you do not ​believe something: "He said he ​bought them all very ​cheaply from some ​guy he ​knows." "That's a likely ​story!"
(Definition of (that's) a likely story! from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “(that's) a likely story!”
in Chinese (Simplified) 听起来像真的一样!真会编故事!…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聽起來像真的一樣!真會編故事!…
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