What does the word plausible mean?

Usage examples for plausible

  1. Still, Ike's explanation of furnishing the man with a daily lunch looked plausible. – Ralph of the Roundhouse by Allen Chapman
  2. At first sight it is a plausible inference, in view of Shakespeare's earlier, and later, connection with the Burbages, that he should continue to be associated with Richard Burbage during these two years. – Shakespeare's Lost Years in London, 1586-1592 by Arthur Acheson
  3. He might have expressed himself more plainly, but it is plausible. – The League of the Leopard by Harold Bindloss