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British English: /ˌpɒsɪˈbɪlɪti/
American English: /ˌpɑsəˈbɪlədi/

Translation of possibility in French:


  • 1 (chance, prospect) he had ruled out the possibility that he might win ou of winning
    il avait exclu la possibilité de gagner
    there is a definite possibility that he'll come
    il y a de très grandes chances qu'il vienne
    there is no possibility of him succeeding
    il est impossible qu'il réussisse
    the possibility of him succeeding
    ses chances de réussite
    there is no possibility of changing the text
    il est impossible de changer le texte
    within the bounds of possibility beyond the bounds of possibility
    au delà des limites du possible
    there is little or no possibility of a strike
    les chances de grève sont minimes
  • 2 (eventuality) the possibility of a refusal/of failure
    l'éventualité d'un refus/d'un échec
    the collapse of the company is now a possibility
    l'effondrement de la société est à présent une éventualité

also: possibilities plural noun

  • (potential) See examples: the idea/the market has possibilities
    l'idée/le marché a un fort potentiel
    this invention opens up fantastic possibilities
    cette invention ouvre des perspectives fantastiques

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