- 1.1 (conceivably) that can't possibly be trueeso no puede ser verdadif we possibly cansi podemos or si nos es posibleI won't go if I can possibly help itno iré si hay manera de evitarlohow could they possibly have known?¿cómo pudieron haberse enterado?they ran as fast as they possibly couldcorrieron lo más rápido que pudieronI couldn't possibly eat any moreme es totalmente imposible comer nada másI couldn't possibly allow you to payde ninguna manera voy a permitir que usted paguecould you possibly give me a hand with this?¿sería tan amable de ayudarme con esto?1.2 (perhaps) (sentence adv) will it cost more than five dollars? — possibly¿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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