Hindi translation of possibility
possibilityPowered by COBUILD /ˌpɒsɪˈbɪlɪti ˌपॉसिˈबिलिटी/
Word forms: possibilities
Definitions and Translations
1. countable noun
If you say there is a possibility that something is the case or that something will happen, you mean that it might be the case or it might happen.
⇒ Tax on food has become a very real possibility.
⇒ the possibility of something ⇒ explore/discuss/raise/consider a possibility ⇒ a distinct/remote/real possibility
SIMILAR WORDSchance, likelihood
2. countable noun
A possibility is one of several things that could be done.
⇒ There were several possibilities open to each of us.Note that you do not use possibility in sentences like 'I had the possibility to do it'. The words you need are opportunity or chance. Later Donald had the opportunity of driving the car. The people of Northern Ireland would have the chance to shape their own future.
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Example Sentences Including 'possibility'
We should have figured on the possibility of him having both exits watched.THE KEYS OF HELL (2002)
He didn't want there to be any possibility that the Russians would be excluded.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
He's thinking about Wei and the possibility of being healed.GOING OUT (2002)
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'possibility' in Other Languages
- Arabic: إِمْكَانِيَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: possibilidade
- Chinese: 可能性
- Croatian: mogućnost
- Czech: možnost
- Danish: mulighed
- Dutch: mogelijkheid
- European Spanish: posibilidad
- Finnish: mahdollisuus
- French: possibilité
- German: Möglichkeit
- Greek: δυνατότητα
- Italian: possibilità
- Japanese: 可能性
- Korean: 가능성
- Norwegian: mulighet
- Polish: możliwość
- Portuguese: possibilidade
- Romanian: posibilitate posibilități
- Russian: возможность
- Spanish: posibilidad
- Swedish: möjlighet
- Thai: ความเป็นไปได้
- Turkish: olasılık
- Ukrainian: можливість
- Vietnamese: khả năng
Translation of possibility from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary