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possible
British English: /ˈpɒsɪb(ə)l/
American English: /ˈpɑsəb(ə)l/

Translation of possible in French:

noun

  • a list of possibles for the vacancy
    une liste de candidats possibles pour le poste
    she's a possible for the team
    c'est une joueuse possible pour l'équipe
    it's within the realms of the possible
    c'est dans le domaine du possible

adjective

  • 1 (likely to happen)
    (consequence, litigation, risk)
    it's quite possible
    c'est tout à fait possible
  • 2 (that can be achieved)
    (strategy, result, improvements)
    to be possible to do something
    être possible de faire quelque chose
    the experiments are technically possible
    les expériences sont techniquement possibles
    if possible, I would like a change
    j'aimerais changer, si possible
    he did as much as possible
    il a fait tout son possible
    as far as possible I'll do it as soon as possible
    je le ferai dès que possible
    as quickly as possible we interviewed witnesses wherever possible
    nous avons interrogé les témoins chaque fois que c'était possible
    to make something possible
    rendre quelque chose possible
    none of this would have been possible without your help
    rien de tout cela n'aurait été possible sans votre aide
  • 3 (when conjecturing)
    to do de faire
    that que + subj
    it's possible (that) he took it
    il est possible qu'il l'ait pris
  • 4 (acceptable)
    (solution, explanation, candidate)
  • 5 (for emphasis) See examples: of what possible interest/benefit can it be to you?
    quel intérêt/avantage cela peut-il bien avoir pour toi?
    there can be no possible excuse for such behaviour
    un tel comportement est inexcusable

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