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Meaning of POSSIBLY

Pronunciation:  'p√Ęsublee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [adv]  by chance; "perhaps she will call tomorrow"; "we may possibly run into them at the concert"; "it may peradventure be thought that there never was such a time"
  2. [adv]  to a degree possible of achievement or by possible means; "they can't possibly get here in time for the funeral?"
  3. [adv]  in a manner or to a degree possible of conceiving; "is it possibly true?"
  4. [adv]  with a possibility of becoming actual; "introducing possibly dangerous innovations"; "he is potentially dangerous"; "potentially useful"
 

POSSIBLY is a 8 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: maybe, peradventure, perchance, perhaps, potentially
 
 Antonyms: impossibly
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pos"si*bly\, adv.
In a possible manner; by possible means; especially, by
extreme, remote, or improbable intervention, change, or
exercise of power; by a chance; perhaps; as, possibly he may
recover.

      Can we . . . possibly his love desert?   --Milton.

      When possibly I can, I will return.      --Shak.

 

 

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