Definition and Meanings for possible

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Possible is ranked 459 in the ranking of most used words in English

Part of Speech of possible

adjective

Etymology of possible

f., fr. l. possibilis, fr. posse to be able, to have power; potis able, capable + esse to be. see potent, am, and cf. host a landlord

Meaning of possible


as adjective

  • capable of existing or occurring, or of being conceived or thought of; able to happen; capable of being done; not contrary to the nature of things; -- sometimes used to express extreme improbability; barely able to be, or to come to pass; as, possibly he is honest, as it is possible that judas meant no wrong.
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