|adv.||1.||In a possible manner; by possible means; especially, by extreme, remote, or improbable intervention, change, or exercise of power; by a chance; perhaps; |
|Adv.||1.||possibly - by chance; "perhaps she will call tomorrow"; "we may possibly run into them at the concert"; "it may peradventure be thought that there never was such a time"|
|2.||possibly - with a possibility of becoming actual; "introducing possibly dangerous innovations"; "he is potentially dangerous"; "potentially useful"|
|3.||possibly - in a manner or to a degree possible of conceiving; "is it possibly true?"|
impossibly - in a manner or to a degree not possible of conceiving; "he is impossibly idealistic"
|4.||possibly - to a degree possible of achievement or by possible means; "they can't possibly get here in time for the funeral?"|
impossibly - to a degree impossible of achievement; "long thought to be an impossibly difficult operation"; "impossibly far from sources of supply"