Bedeutung von “possibly” — Learner’s Dictionary


adverb us uk /ˈpɒsəbli/
Extra Examples
He is possibly the most reviled man in Britain.The drug could possibly be used to treat cancer.The phone call could possibly provide the vital clue to the murder.This building possibly dates back to the sixteenth century.This is possibly the happiest day of my life.

A2 used when something is not certain:

Someone, possibly Tom, had left the window open.

B2 used with 'can' or 'could' for emphasis:

We'll do everything we possibly can to help.
I couldn't possibly ask you to do that.

B1 used in polite questions:

Could I possibly borrow your bike?

(Definition von “possibly” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)