Definitions for probablyˈprɒb ə bli
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
prob•a•blyˈprɒb ə bli(adv.)
in all likelihood; very likely.
Origin of probably:
probably, likely, in all likelihood, in all probability, belike(adverb)
with considerable certainty; without much doubt
"He is probably out of the country"; "in all likelihood we are headed for war"
credibly, believably, plausibly, probably(adverb)
easy to believe on the basis of available evidence
"he talked plausibly before the committee"; "he will probably win the election"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
probably(adverb)ˈprɒb ə bli
indicates sth is likely
We'll probably leave just after lunch tomorrow.
probablyˈprɒb ə bli
indicates sth is not likely
"Are you coming tonight?" "No, probably not."
In all likelihood.
in a probable manner; in likelihood
"Probably" is the 10th episode of the fourth season of the animated television series South Park, and the 58th episode of the series overall. "Probably" originally aired in the United States on July 26, 2000, on Comedy Central. It is the second part of a two-part episode, which concludes the story-line from "Do the Handicapped Go to Hell?".
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'probably' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #402
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'probably' in Written Corpus Frequency: #201
Rank popularity for the word 'probably' in Adverbs Frequency: #49
Translations for probably
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
I'll probably telephone you this evening.
- ربّما، من المُحْتَمَلArabic
- provavelmentePortuguese (BR)
- sandsynligt; sandsynligvisDanish
- πιθανόν, ίσωςGreek
- احتمالاً؛ شایدFarsi
- sannsynligvis, troligNorwegian
- احتمالاً؛ شایدPersian
- په احتمال سرهPashto
- 很可能Chinese (Trad.)
- ймовірно; можливоUkrainian
- có khả năngVietnamese
- 很可能Chinese (Simp.)
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