Translation of "likely" - English-Portuguese dictionary

likely

adjective uk /ˈlaɪk·li/ us /ˈlɑɪk·li/

B1 expected

provável
I’m likely to forget if you don’t remind me.
It’s likely that he’ll say no.

probably true

plausível
This is the most likely explanation.

Opposite

(Translation of “likely” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)