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Possibly

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Adverb

1. maybe, mayhap, peradventure, perchance, perhaps, possibly

by chance

Example Sentences:
'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

to a degree possible of achievement or by possible means

Example Sentences:
'they can't possibly get here in time for the funeral?'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Possibly

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sentence substitute, adverb
1. 
a. 
perhaps or maybe
b. 
(as sentence modifier)
possibly he'll come
adverb
2. 
by any chance; at all
he can't possibly come

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Possibly

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adverb
1. 
by any possible means; in any case
it can't possibly work
2. 
by some possibility; perhaps; maybe
it may possibly be so

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Possibly

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adv.
1. Perhaps: He hesitated, possibly remembering his unsuccessful last attempt.
2. Conceivably: Could they possibly be here already?
3. Under any circumstances: I can't possibly do it.

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