improbable etymology

French word improbable comes from French in- (In-; un- (indicates negation).), French probable (Probable (all meanings).)

Detailed word origin of improbable

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
in- French (fra) In-; un- (indicates negation).
probable French (fra) Probable (all meanings).
improbable French (fra) Unlikely, improbable (not likely).

Words with the same origin as improbable

Descendants of in-
changé immortalité immortel impardonnable impasse impitoyable imposer impossible imprévu impuissant inapproprié inattendu inconfortable inconscient inconvénient incroyablement insensé insignifiant insuffisance introuvable involontaire irresponsable irrésistible volontairement
Descendants of probable