Sentence Examples


  • One hears such improbable wonders about you.
  • It is improbable that he meant his order to be literally executed, it is not certain that he knew they had taken the oath of allegiance to him.
  • But it may perhaps be considered improbable that organs like the wings, having once been lost, should have been reacquired on the large scale suggested by the theory just put forward.
  • It is not improbable that these chapters are based on an earlier Jewish writing.
  • Although the rise of the Hebrew state, at an age when the great powers were quiescent and when such a people as the Philistines is known to have appeared upon the scene, is entirely intelligible, it is not improbable that legends of Saul and David, the heroic founders of the two kingdoms, have been put in a historical setting with the help of later historical tradition.