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Synonyms for possible
ˈpɒs ə bəlpos·si·ble

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Wiktionary

  1. possiblenoun

    Synonyms:
    option, possibility

    Antonyms:
    impossible, no-go

  2. possiblenoun

    Able but not certain to happen; not impossible.

    Synonyms:
    option, possibility

    Antonyms:
    no-go, impossible

  3. possiblenoun

    Capable of being done or achieved; feasible.

    Jones is a possible for the new opening in sales.

    Synonyms:
    option, possibility

    Antonyms:
    no-go, impossible

  4. possibleadjective

    Being considered, e.g. for a position.

    Jones and Smith are both possible for the opening in sales.

    Synonyms:
    possibility, option

    Antonyms:
    impossible, no-go

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. possible

    Synonyms:
    practicable, feasible, likely, potential

    Antonyms:
    impracticable, impossible

Princeton's WordNet

  1. possiblenoun

    something that can be done

    "politics is the art of the possible"

    Antonyms:
    undoable, hopeless, unattainable, infeasible, unworkable, unachievable, unfeasible, unrealizable, impossible, out(p), impracticable

  2. possibleadjective

    an applicant who might be suitable

    Antonyms:
    impossible, out(p), unachievable, unrealizable, unattainable, unworkable, hopeless, infeasible, unfeasible, undoable, impracticable

  3. possibleadjective

    capable of happening or existing

    "a breakthrough may be possible next year"; "anything is possible"; "warned of possible consequences"

    Synonyms:
    potential

    Antonyms:
    unachievable, unrealizable, impossible, out(p), unfeasible, undoable, infeasible, impracticable, hopeless, unattainable, unworkable

  4. potential, possibleadjective

    existing in possibility

    "a potential problem"; "possible uses of nuclear power"

    Synonyms:
    potential, likely

    Antonyms:
    out(p), impossible, unfeasible, impracticable, undoable, unachievable, unrealizable, hopeless, infeasible, unattainable, unworkable

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. possibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    potential, IN POSSE

  2. possibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    practicable, feasible, likely

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. possibleadjective

    Synonyms:
    potential, in posse, contingent, practicable

    Antonyms:
    impossible

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How to use possible in a sentence?

  1. Mark Freymueller:

    It is possible to do this with a holistic approach and the right mindset.

  2. David Rosen:

    It is particularly important that experts from the leading Holocaust memorial institutes in Israel and the United States objectively evaluate as best as possible the historical record of that most terrible of times -- to acknowledge both the failures as well as the valiant efforts made during the period of the systematic murder of six million Jews.

  3. Connie Britton:

    So many of the 9-1-1 operators that I spoke to said they don’t get emotionally involved… That’s a really interesting challenge because you’re managing so much. As an actor to walk the line between being completely focused and present and doing your job in the best-possible way, and at the same time still being human. That is the truth of who these people are. I love to explore the truths of characters.

  4. Ryan Pack:

    While good friends are possible, they are improbable, like the lottery. Bad friends on the other hand are much more common, like traffic lights.

  5. Betsy Brantner Smith:

    From a national perspective, police departments aren't that unhappy about the release of body worn camera. There's always kind of a perception that's wrong, that police want to hide the body camera. And generally speaking, we want it out there as soon as possible, in an officer-involved shooting, releasing a body worn camera is going to help show what really happened.


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