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1. probably

adverb. ['ˈprɑːbəˌbliː'] with considerable certainty; without much doubt.

Synonyms

  • in all probability
  • in all likelihood
  • likely

Antonyms

  • unlikelihood
  • impossible
  • unlikeliness
  • improbable

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • probable (English)
  • probable (French)

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Words that Rhyme with Probably

  • robley
  • nobly

How to spell probably? Is it probly? Or probley? Common misspellings are:

  • probly
  • probley

Example sentences of the word probably


1. Adverb
Your case should probably be at least 9 inches high and wide and 13 inches long.

Quotes containing the word probably


1. Down the road, I'll probably have a kid or two or three. And there will probably be political events or spiritual things to comment on, and humor.
- Alanis Morissette

2. I love my cats more than I love most people. Probably more than is healthy.
- Amy Lee

3. With the sugar market hysteria, the people are obviously worried and expect higher inflation. When this hysteria subsides, which we're probably observing, then I hope that people will also get less worried about the future of inflation.
- Marek Belka

2. probably

adverb. ['ˈprɑːbəˌbliː'] easy to believe on the basis of available evidence.

Synonyms

  • credibly
  • plausibly

Antonyms

  • incredible
  • retrospective
  • implausibly

Etymology

  • -ly (English)
  • -lice (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • probable (English)
  • probable (French)
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