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Another word for possible

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Adjective
  1. Capable of occurring or being done

    See also:

    possible

  2. Capable of being but not yet in existence

      1. Capable of being but not yet in existence; latent or undeveloped:
      2. Of, relating to, or being a verbal construction with auxiliaries such as may or can; for example, it may snow.
      3. The inherent ability or capacity for growth, development, or future success:
      1. Present or potential but not evident or active:
      2. Present but not symptomatic:
      3. Being in a condition of biological rest or inactivity characterized by cessation of growth or development and the suspension of many metabolic processes:
      1. Occurring at an unspecified time in the future:
      2. Dependent on circumstance; contingent.
    See also:

    possible

  3. Having a chance of happening or being true

      1. Likely to happen or to be true:
      2. Likely but uncertain; plausible.
      3. Of or relating to opinions and actions in ethics and morals for whose lawfulness intrinsic reasons or extrinsic authority may be adduced.
      1. Possessing or displaying the qualities or characteristics that make something probable:
      2. Within the realm of credibility; plausible:
      3. Apparently appropriate or suitable:
      1. Liable but not certain to occur; possible:
      2. Dependent on other conditions or circumstances; conditional:
      3. Happening by or subject to chance or accident; unpredictable:
    See also:

    likely

  4. Capable of being anticipated, considered, or imagined

  5. Capable of favorable development

      1. Capable of being but not yet in existence; latent or undeveloped:
      2. Of, relating to, or being a verbal construction with auxiliaries such as may or can; for example, it may snow.
      3. The inherent ability or capacity for growth, development, or future success:
    See also:

    possible

Another word for possible

Modifier
  1. Within the realm of possibility

    See also:

    likely

  2. That may happen or be done

    See also:

    likely

  3. *Acceptable

    See also:

    pleasant

Synonym Study

  • Feasible is used of that which is likely to be carried through to a successful conclusion and, hence, connotes the desirability of doing so a method that is not economically feasible
  • Practicable applies to that which can readily be effected under the prevailing conditions or by the means available a practicable plan
  • Possible is used of anything that may exist, occur, be done, etc., depending on circumstances a possible solution to a problem