What does Probably mean?

Definitions for Probably
ˈprɒb ə bliprob·a·b·ly

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. probably, likely, in all likelihood, in all probability, belikeadverb

    with considerable certainty; without much doubt

    "He is probably out of the country"; "in all likelihood we are headed for war"

  2. credibly, believably, plausibly, probablyadverb

    easy to believe on the basis of available evidence

    "he talked plausibly before the committee"; "he will probably win the election"

Wiktionary

  1. probablyadverb

    In all likelihood.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Probablyadverb

    Likely; in likelihood.

    Etymology: from probable.

    Distinguish betwixt what may possibly, and what will probably be done. Roger L'Estrange, Fables.

    Our constitution in church or state could not probably have been long preserved, without such methods. Jonathan Swift.

ChatGPT

  1. probably

    Probably is used to express a likelihood or the degree of uncertainty in a statement, indicating that something is likely to happen or be true, but not certain. It suggests a higher chance of occurrence compared to "possibly" or "maybe" but falls short of being definitive or conclusive.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Probablyadverb

    in a probable manner; in likelihood

Wikidata

  1. Probably

    "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

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Probably' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #402

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Probably' in Written Corpus Frequency: #201

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Probably' in Adverbs Frequency: #49

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Probably in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Probably in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Probably in a Sentence

  1. Philippe Collard:

    Morgan Stanley analyst Brian Nowak have a one, two, three punch here : Slowing growth, advertisers are still favoring established platforms and a very, very threatening competitor, probably, people are sitting on the sideline saying,' What do I do with Snap, is it going to be another Twitter ?'.

  2. Emmanuel Macron:

    I think President Trump election was unexpected in your country, and probably President Trump election was unexpected in my country, and we are not part of the classical political system.

  3. Mira Rapp-Hooper:

    I do think surface-to-air missiles are a considerable development, if they have been deployed they are probably China's effort to signal a response to freedom-of navigation operations, but I don't think it is a totally unprecedented deployment.

  4. Paul Offit:

    He will live in a vegetative state probably for five years until he dies from something else. Basically, we snuffed out potentially a 75-year-old perfectly normal life because of a false concern that vaccines would do harm, or in their misguided notion that somehow religion teaches us anything other than we should care for our children.

  5. Elbert Hubbard:

    He who does not understand your silence will probably not understand your words.

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