- 1able to be done or achieved, or able to exist
- 2able to happen or be true
Using possible: Examples
Take a moment to familiarize yourself with how "possible" can be used in various situations through the following examples!
It is possible to finish the project by next week.
Is it possible to change the reservation?
It's not possible to predict the future.
There are several possible explanations for the problem.
possible Synonyms and Antonyms
Phrases with possible
Please send me the report as soon as possible.
Can you come to the meeting tomorrow if possible?
All things being equal, it's possible that we will win the game.
Origins of possible
from Old French 'possible', from Latin 'possibilis', from 'posse' meaning 'be able'
Summary: possible in Brief
The term 'possible' [ˈpɑːsəbl] refers to something that can be done, achieved, or exist, or something that can happen or be true. It is often used in phrases like 'as soon as possible' and 'if possible.' 'Possible' has synonyms like 'feasible' and 'attainable,' and antonyms like 'impossible' and 'unattainable.'