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English definition of “possibly”

possibly

adverb (NOT CERTAIN)    /ˈpɒs.ə.bli/ US  /ˈpɑː.sə-/
A2 used when something is not certain: He may possibly decide not to come, in which case there's no problem.UncertaintyHesitatingAchievable used to agree or disagree when some doubt is involved: "Do you think this skirt might be too small for her?" "(Very) possibly - she has put on a bit of weight." "Will he come?" "Possibly not."Possible and probable
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