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See definition of plausibly on Dictionary.com
  • as inapparently
  • as inostensively
  • as inprobably

synonyms for plausibly

  • allegedly
  • ostensibly
  • possibly
  • probably
  • supposedly
  • as if
  • as though
  • at a glance
  • at first sight
  • in all likelihood
  • intuitively
  • it appears that
  • it seems that
  • most likely
  • on the face of it
  • outwardly
  • professedly
  • reasonably
  • reputably
  • speciously
  • superficially
  • tangibly
  • to all appearances

antonyms for plausibly

MOST RELEVANT
  • improbably
  • unlikely
  • dubiously
  • questionably
  • uncertain
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    How to use plausibly in a sentence

    Barrett had written that Roberts had “pushed the Affordable Care Act beyond its plausible meaning to save the statute.”
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    I talked one over with Delton Chen, who wrote a very plausible, convincing paper.
    KIM STANLEY ROBINSON HOLDS OUT HOPE - ISSUE 90: SOMETHING GREENLIZ GREENEOCTOBER 7, 2020NAUTILUS
    I know the leadership and government has made a lot of threats, but I’m not sure how plausible they are.
    ‘IGNORE ALL OF THE POLITICS’: CONFESSIONS OF A DTC EXEC ON THE CONTINUED UNCERTAINTY OF TIKTOKKRISTINA MONLLOSOCTOBER 2, 2020DIGIDAY
    The facility would be useless without a pipeline connecting it to the rest of the United States, and the only plausible route was through private lands like Gow’s ranch.
    IT’S HIS LAND. NOW A CANADIAN COMPANY GETS TO TAKE IT.BY LEE VAN DER VOO FOR PROPUBLICAOCTOBER 1, 2020PROPUBLICA
    Based on other evidence, that’s a very plausible scenario for November.
    WE’VE HAD 56 STATEWIDE ELECTIONS DURING THE PANDEMIC. HERE’S WHAT WE LEARNED FROM THEM.NATHANIEL RAKICH (NATHANIEL.RAKICH@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)OCTOBER 1, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
    “It’s plausible to say that gambling might be a successful venture because those with more disposable income are 50-plus and they know and respect and trust the SI brand,” Seltzer said.
    A YEAR INTO NEW OWNERSHIP, SPORTS ILLUSTRATED’S EARNINGS HAVE DOUBLED THROUGH LICENSING DEALSKAYLEIGH BARBEROCTOBER 1, 2020DIGIDAY
    It’s plausible they’ve allowed these lakes to remain stable over potentially billions of years.
    THERE MIGHT BE EVEN MORE UNDERGROUND RESERVOIRS OF LIQUID WATER ON MARSNEEL PATELSEPTEMBER 28, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
    Keep all relevant plausible scenarios on the table, whether you like them or not, even if they scare you.
    HOW TO PLAN YOUR LIFE DURING A PANDEMICAMY NORDRUMSEPTEMBER 26, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
    It’s just that the known nonbiologic ways to make phosphine do not seem plausible in the Venusian environment.
    HOPE FOR LIFE ON VENUS SURVIVES FOR CENTURIES AGAINST ALL ODDSTOM SIEGFRIEDSEPTEMBER 25, 2020SCIENCE NEWS
    Fortune spoke to analysts and industry experts and studied Ford’s public filings to assemble a plausible blueprint for its revival.
    FORD, JUST ADMIT IT: YOU’RE A TRUCKMAKER NOWSHAWN TULLYSEPTEMBER 21, 2020FORTUNE
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