far-fetched

[fahr-fecht]
adjective
improbable; not naturally pertinent; being only remotely connected; forced; strained: He brought in a far-fetched example in an effort to prove his point.
Also, farfetched.


Origin:
1575–85

far-fetchedness, farfetchedness, noun

far-fetched, far-flung, far-reaching.
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far-fetched
 
adj
improbable in nature; unlikely

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far-fetched
also far fetched, farfetched, 1580s, "brought from afar," from far + pp. of fetch. An earlier form was far fet (1530s). Figurative sense is from c.1600.
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Example sentences
And so it was not farfetched to surmise that they were instead offered as a
  goodbye.
Much of the film's uneasy humor is in this farfetched and caustic vein.
Considerably more than melodrama and sensationalism are contained in its not
  too farfetched speculations.
Our society is steeped in the uneasy awareness that human extinction is not a
  particularly farfetched possibility.
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