possibly, perchance, perhaps, maybe, mayhap, peradventure(adverb)
"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"
to a degree possible of achievement or by possible means
"they can't possibly get here in time for the funeral?"
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
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'possibly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1561
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'possibly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #905
Rank popularity for the word 'possibly' in Adverbs Frequency: #130
The numerical value of possibly in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of possibly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Each friend represents a world in us, a world possibly not born until they arrive, and it is only by this meeting that a new world is born.
The hurdle is still reasonably high for sovereign QE but our view is that it's very likely they will go down that route some time in the second or possibly third quarter of next year.
I used to be uncomfortable. There's added scrutiny and there's added criticism, but I learned to deal with it. It's just part of the title. I want to keep it for as long as I possibly can.
So how can you possibly be ungrateful in my situation? How can you possibly take this for granted? since the time he was [diagnosed], he’s been enthusiastic, and happy, and I’m not kidding.
The major difference between a thing that might go wrong and a thing that cannot possibly go wrong is that when a thing that cannot possibly go wrong goes wrong it usually turns out to be impossible to get at or repair.
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