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possible

EN[ˈpɒsᵻbl̩] [ˈpɑsəbl̩]
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    Definition of possible in English Dictionary

  • NounPLpossiblesSUF-ible
    1. A possible one.
      1. COL (rare) A possible choice, notably someone being considered for a position.
        1. Jones is a possible for the new opening in sales.
      2. (rare) A particular event that may happen.
      3. AdjectiveCOMpossiblerCOMmore possibleSUPpossiblestSUPmost possible
        1. (usually not comparable) Able but not certain to happen; neither inevitable nor impossible.
          1. Rain tomorrow is possible, but I wouldn't bet on it. ‎
          2. It's not just possible, it's probable. ‎
        2. (comparable) Capable of being done or achieved; feasible.
          1. It's possible for anyone to learn to pay the bagpipes. ‎
        3. Being considered, e.g. for a position.
          1. Jones and Smith are both possible for the opening in sales. ‎
        4. Apparently valid, likely, plausible.
        5. More Examples
          1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
            • In such a universe, a dynamic shift may well be nomically possible in a broad sense—in the sense that it is compatible with Newton’s first, second, and third laws.
            • In summer, it is possible to hike to the summit of Mt. Shasta.
            • For example, it is possible that children with dystonia tend to favor the cocontraction strategy while healthy children tend to reduce overall muscular drive.
          2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
            • Spelching can be avoided by cutting from the outside face in where possible.
            • The culminating funtivity is a cash grab on a Twister-like mat between two people, in which they stuff as much money into their various pockets, shirt fronts, and orifices as humanly possible.
            • When reconditioning antique furniture, it is important to try to preserve as much of the original finish as possible.
        • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
          1. Adjectives
            • Nouns
              • Countable nouns
            Related Links:
            1. fr possible
            2. en possibler
            3. en possibles
            4. fr possibles
            5. en possibley
            Source: Wiktionary
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            Meaning of possible for the defined word.

            Grammatically, this word "possible" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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