Definition of improbably adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ɪmˈprɒbəbli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɪmˈprɑːbəbli//
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  1. 1used for saying that something is not likely to be true or to happen He claimed, improbably, that he had never been there.
  2. 2in a way that is strange because it is not what you would expect synonym unexpectedly an improbably happy ending