The definition of far fetched is something that is unlikely to happen or unlikely to be true based on logical thinking.
An example of a far fetched story is when a teenager tells his mom he missed his curfew by two hours because he fell asleep at the library.
- Archaic brought from a distance
- that is barely believable based on logical or normal thinking
Not readily believable because of improbable elements therein: a far-fetched analogy; a far-fetched excuse.
(comparative more farfetched, superlative most farfetched)
- Alternative spelling of far-fetched.