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  • adjective comparative form of unlikely: more unlikely

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Examples

  • Everyone loves the story of an underdog making a comeback, and in the world of politics, they don't get much better, or unlikelier than this one.

    Come Write-In, Senator

  • "This year, with more public attention on government spending, it seems even unlikelier that Congress will approve" more nuke guarantees, says Michael Mariotte, Executive Director of the Nuclear Information & Resource Service.

    Harvey Wasserman: Obama's $36 Billion Nuke-Powered Giveaway

  • The more that comes out about this collection of pathetic losers, the unlikelier it seems these guys could have pulled off their plot to shoot down Air National Guard transports and bomb two synagogues without "help" of the kind they thought they were getting from the FBI's informant and an entrapment defense begins to seem plausible.

    The Errorists

  • I believe this strongly even if it the statistically unlikelier side to come up in which I must form my strong belief because, you know: numbers, schmumbers!

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Video of the Stuntz Conference

  • The more that comes out about this collection of pathetic losers, the unlikelier it seems these guys could have pulled off their plot to shoot down Air National Guard transports and bomb two synagogues without "help" of the kind they thought they were getting from the FBI's informant and an entrapment defense begins to seem plausible.

    Lance Mannion:

  • American Beach Hurston didn't just wait for things to emerge, she actively sought them out, leaving behind the "hard road" and heading into unlikelier territories to gather stories.

    Following the dust tracks: Touring Florida through the eyes of Zora Neale Hurston

  • Backed by the even unlikelier-named MGM Territorial Orchestra.

    Mad Dogs and Gorilla Men

  • I believe this strongly even if it the statistically unlikelier side to come up in which I must form my strong belief because, you know: numbers, schmumbers!

    The Volokh Conspiracy » Video of the Stuntz Conference

  • It was almost a century later that Times Square emerged from an even unlikelier transformation, but in many ways, the block between 44th and 45th streets stayed true to the spirit of Mr. Porter's swell party.

    Mogul Request Live

  • It was almost a century later that Times Square emerged from an even unlikelier transformation, but in many ways, the block between 44th and 45th streets stayed true to the spirit of Mr. Porter's swell party.

    Mogul Request Live

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