Noun(1) a future prospect or potential(2) capability of existing or happening or being true(3) a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena(4) a possible alternative
(1) The two men discussed the possibility of staging a 1980s music show in Wiltshire.(2) there's no possibility of that happening(3) Be alert to the possibility of rare but potentially serious underlying causes.(4) It also had unconquered tribes with whom there was always the possibility of war.(5) There was always the possibility of getting shot if the clientele disapproved of the set list.(6) Of course, students always have the possibility of getting a student bank account.(7) There was always the possibility of a change in personal or family fortune.(8) Within minutes, the plane bombed the front and rear of the convoy, sealing off the possibility of escape.(9) the castle is a possibility for the party(10) You know how we've always talked about the possibility of something going wrong with the bomb.(11) When women and men live in a society, the possibility of violations always exists.(12) Maybe they were celebrating the possibility of their recognition as equal.(13) The radiation emitted is, as you say, miniscule - so small that there is no possibility of harm.(14) In soccer and boxing there is also the possibility of brain damage due to repeated blows to the head.(15) Originally a garden, by then the site was home to a large shed that had the possibility of being converted into a house.(16) relegation remains a distinct possibility
(1) remote possibility :: afgeleë moontlikheid
(2) possibility of :: moontlikheid van
1. chance ::
3. option ::
4. potential ::
5. opening ::
6. hypothesis ::
Word Example from TV Shows
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It is retreating
from a POSSIBILITY space. Bam!
The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 18
decide to cooperate to end this crisis,
the POSSIBILITY of offering them
Money Heist Season 1, Episode 11
Oh, no, well, now,
there's always the POSSIBILITY...
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 3
...and most recently, the POSSIBILITY
of our having a child together.
The Big Bang Theory Season 4, Episode 1
Yes, that would be another POSSIBILITY.
Money Heist Season 1, Episode 9
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