Likely synonyms

līk'lē

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Anticipated; thought to be about to arrive or occur
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Capable of happening, existing, or being true without contradicting proven facts, laws, or circumstances:
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Able to reason
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That may be presumed, or taken for granted; probable
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Capable of being accomplished or brought about; possible:
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The definition of plausible is something that is highly likely.
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Capable of being supposed or conjectured:
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Capable of eliciting belief or trust.
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Probable
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About to occur; impending:
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Tending or having the power to persuade:
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The definition of suitable is someone or something that is appropriate or acceptable in a particular situation.
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The definition of liable is being likely to do or experience something or to having legal responsibility for something.
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Appropriate; proper:
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Worth accepting; satisfactory or, sometimes, merely adequate
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That seems real, true, etc. without necessarily being so; apparent
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Able to be conjectured upon.
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Usable for a specified purpose:
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Capable of functioning.
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Not linked to fate or outside influences.
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Appearing as such; being such in appearance; professed, supposed (rather than demonstrably true or real).
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Capable of being surmised.
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Showing reason; not foolish or silly; sensible
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That can be considered as a possibility
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That can be imagined
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Capable of being assumed, or taken on.
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Capable of being granted.
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Justifiable, just, proper.
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Probable
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Promising
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(Logic) Of the state in Boolean logic that indicates an affirmative or positive result.
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Forming an angle with another line, plane, or body
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Apt
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Inclined; having a certain tendency or inclination
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Lying flat or prostrate; in a horizontal position
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Apt
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(Mathematics, dated) imaginary
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The definition of doubtful is suspicious, unclear or unsure.
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Open to doubt or challenge; problematic.
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The definition of hopeful is feeling or giving a positive or optimistic attitude about some event or about the future.
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The definition of apparent is something that is easy to see or comprehend.
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Suitable for a particular person, condition, occasion, or place; fitting.
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(Archaic) Seemly; decorous; proper
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In the nature of a conjecture, or based on a conjecture.
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That can be believed; believable; reliable
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Alternative spelling of good-looking.
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Giving reasonable ground for belief
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The definition of prima facie refers to the way something looks on its face, or at first glance.
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Likely but uncertain; plausible.
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Prospective is defined as likely or expected.
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Specious is defined as something that looks right, or that looks attractive, but is not as it seems.
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Seeming to be true or real; plausible; likely
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Likelihood.
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The state of being probable; probability.
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The quality or state of being probable; likelihood
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A statement which merely appears to be true
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The definition of improbable is something unlikely to happen or unlikely to be true.
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Not likely to happen or be true; improbable
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Not apt; not suitable; inappropriate
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Incapable of being foreseen or anticipated
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Difficult to believe; not plausible.
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probably
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That may or may not happen; possible
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(Negative, informal) Used to put an emphasis
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(UK, slang) Very drunk; wasted; smashed.
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Inspiring confidence or hope
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Assumed as fact or hypothesis.
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Attractive; pleasant
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Based on probability or presumption
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Inspiring confidence or hope
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(Physics) A potential field is an irrotational (static) field.
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with considerable certainty; without much doubt
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with considerable certainty; without much doubt
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with considerable certainty; without much doubt
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with considerable certainty; without much doubt
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That can be implied or inferred.
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Synonym Study

  • Prone suggests a propensity or predisposition to something that seems almost inevitable she's prone to have accidents
  • Liable and apt are loosely or informally used equivalents of likely , but in strict discrimination, liable implies exposure or susceptibility to something undesirable you're liable to hurt yourself playing with that knife and apt suggests a natural or habitual inclination or tendency such people are apt to be fearful
  • Likely suggests probability or an eventuality that can reasonably be expected he's not likely to win
Find another word for likely. In this page you can discover 105 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for likely, like: expected, possible, reasonable, presumable, feasible, plausible, supposable, believable, to be guessed, imminent and persuasive.