Translation of "probable" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


adjective uk us /ˈprɒb.ə.bl̩/ US  /ˈprɑː.bə-/

likely to be true or likely to happen

The probable cause of death was heart failure. 死因很可能是心力衰竭。
An election in June seems increasingly probable. 6月举行选举的可能性似乎越来越大了。
[ + that ] It is probable that share prices will fall still further. 股价很可能进一步下跌。
→ Compare possible → Opposite improbable

(Translation of “probable” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)