What does Possibly mean?

Definitions for Possibly
ˈpɒs ə bliPos·si·bly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. possibly, perchance, perhaps, maybe, mayhap, peradventure(adverb)

    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. possibly(adverb)

    to a degree possible of achievement or by possible means

    "they can't possibly get here in time for the funeral?"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Possibly(adverb)

    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

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Possibly' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1561

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Possibly' in Written Corpus Frequency: #905

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Possibly' in Adverbs Frequency: #130

How to pronounce Possibly?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Possibly in sign language?

  1. possibly

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Possibly in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Possibly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of Possibly in a Sentence

  1. Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi:

    This move goes beyond the defensive needs of the relevant countries. If it is deployed it will directly impact China's and Russia's respective strategic security, not only does it threaten the resolution of the peninsula nuclear issue, it quite possibly could pour oil on the fire of an already tense situation, and even destroy strategic equilibrium on the peninsula.

  2. Robert Bentley:

    I have decided it is time for me to step down as governor, i'm leaving this office that I have loved to focus on other and possibly more effective areas of service.

  3. Ketrina Dunagan:

    Our first priority is delivering this latest innovation to the Brazilian consumer as fast as we possibly can, but we are hiring people locally to manage the business here and establish what is necessary to ensure our success in Brazil.

  4. Andre Simpson:

    We thought Andre Simpson could possibly 3D print anything Andre Simpson like with the oil.

  5. Peter Coker:

    This is built around safety from the start, reliability is the most important element of it. We have safety built into the actual structure itself. Very similar to a Formula One racing car, and finally what we actually have is a new ballistic parachute that is the basis of recognizing the way that we can be as safe as we possibly can. It opens at very low altitude and actually saves both the aircraft and the pilot in an emergency.

Images & Illustrations of Possibly

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