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Definition of Plausible

Plausible
Plausible Plau"si*ble, a. [L. plausibilis praiseworthy, from plaudere, plausum, to applaud, clap the hands, strike, beat.] 1. Worthy of being applauded; praiseworthy; commendable; ready. [Obs.] --Bp. Hacket. 2. Obtaining approbation; specifically pleasing; apparently right; specious; as, a plausible pretext; plausible manners; a plausible delusion. ``Plausible and popular arguments.' --Clarendon. 3. Using specious arguments or discourse; as, a plausible speaker.

Meaning of Plausible from wikipedia

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