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possibly

pos·si·bly

possibly

pronunciation:
pa sih bli
features:
Word Parts
part of speech: adverb
definition 1: maybe; perhaps.
synonyms:
maybe, perhaps
antonyms:
all right, certainly
similar words:
haply, just, perchance
definition 2: by any possibility.
Could you possibly lend me some money?
synonyms:
by any means
similar words:
somehow
Word Parts
The word possibly contains the following part:
-ably, -ibly Latin adverb-forming suffix that means in the manner or way indicated by the adjective
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Adjectives with the suffix -able or -ible are turned into adverbs by dropping the final e and adding -ly1.