- 1.1 (conceivably) See examples: that can't possibly be trueif we possibly caneso no puede ser verdadI won't go if I can possibly help itsi podemos or si nos es posiblehow could they possibly have known?no iré si hay manera de evitarlothey ran as fast as they possibly could¿cómo pudieron haberse enterado?I couldn't possibly eat any morecorrieron lo más rápido que pudieronI couldn't possibly allow you to payme es totalmente imposible comer nada máscould you possibly give me a hand with this?de ninguna manera voy a permitir que usted pague1.2 (perhaps) (sentence adv) will it cost more than five dollars? — possibly¿sería tan amable de ayudarme con esto?¿va a costar más de cinco dólares? — puede ser or posiblementeExample sentences
- In addition to posing a strain on relationships, it can also indicate a possibly dangerous and life-threatening disease.
- Perhaps it's anxiety, perhaps asthma, perhaps heart and possibly thyroid.
- If it is, that would indicate that possibly the boy drowned in this pool.
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In some Andean countries, particularly Chile, onces is a light meal eaten between five and six p.m., the equivalent of "afternoon tea" in Britain. In Colombia, on the other hand, onces is a light snack eaten between breakfast and lunch. It is also known as mediasnueves.