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Possibility

Meanings and phrases

possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a future prospect or potential
  2. capability of existing or happening or being true; possibleness
  3. a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena; hypothesis; theory
  4. a possible alternative; possible action; opening

possibility of parole

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole.
  • Clifford is sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
  • He was sentenced to 195 months (16 years, 3 months) with the possibility of parole.

no possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There was now no possibility of making the new line.
  • Since then, Mills said there is no possibility of an R.E.M.
  • Conversely, in Czech, there is no possibility for disambiguation.

without the possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He was sentenced to life imprisonment without the possibility of parole.
  • Clifford is sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.
  • Green said she would have favored a sentence of life without the possibility of parole.

discussed the possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Beyoncé discussed the possibility of using the costumes with Tina Knowles.
  • Gottlieb delivered the payment, and discussed the possibility of luring the victim to Puerto Rico.
  • In August 2014, the European Union discussed the possibility of revising provision of aid to Egypt.

raised the possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • He later raised the possibility of a comeback if Ireland were stuck in the midfield department.
  • Fuchs also raised the possibility of Ruth succeeding McKechnie as manager, perhaps as early as 1936.
  • The discovery of fission raised the possibility that an extremely powerful atomic bomb could be created.

possibility of using

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Beyoncé discussed the possibility of using the costumes with Tina Knowles.
  • Cecil Reginald Burch discovered the possibility of using silicone oil in 1928.
  • He also made clear his worry about the possibility of using microchip implants.

open the possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The ruling left open the possibility that Belarus could apply again.
  • In February, however, she left open the possibility of running for president in 2018.
  • The duo split up at the end of 2012, but left open the possibility of a future reunion.

discuss the possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • They discuss the possibility that someone else might be on the island.
  • They discuss the possibility that the driver knows about this somehow and is punishing them.
  • One of the first to discuss the possibility of an absolute minimal temperature was Robert Boyle.

considered the possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The contract signed by RCA and Nosoträsh considered the possibility of an extension.
  • Authorities also considered the possibility that he committed the crime due to relationship problems.
  • Still in 2004, Xuxa Meneghel considered the possibility of producing a film animation later that year.

real possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • It was not until the 1990s that digital TV became a real possibility.
  • And a February teachers' strike had made striking seem like a real possibility.
  • "There's the real possibility that these judges become more extreme over time, even when they had only a mild bias to begin with", Sanchez said.

explore the possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Harvey quits his job, deciding he prefers to remain in London and explore the possibility of a relationship with Kate.
  • In 1867 he worked with former senator Robert J. Walker to explore the possibility of buying Greenland and perhaps Iceland.
  • Her technique combines fluid gesture with hard-edge geometry to explore the possibility of creating complexity through simple forms.

up the possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The writers set up the possibility that the clone could be the real Spider-Man.
  • This might open up the possibility of planting them into soils that other plants cannot survive in.
  • That set up the possibility of Simons becoming the first amateur to win the event since Johnny Goodman in 1933.

investigate the possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Two British commissioners were sent to Fiji to investigate the possibility of an annexation.
  • It was announced that the FBI would investigate the possibility of the attack being planned.
  • In 2004, Parliament established a committee to investigate the possibility of opening marriage to same-sex partners.

consider the possibility

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The clinician must also consider the possibility that the diagnosis of TB is wrong.
  • Those who didn't own a vessel were requested to consider the possibility of chartering a yacht.
  • In 1961, civic leaders and university officials began to consider the possibility of a new campus.

possibility of creating

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Under Israeli law, inherited from British Mandate municipal law, the possibility of creating a municipal borough exists.
  • According to Diderot, without feeling there is a detrimental effect on virtue, and no possibility of creating sublime work.
  • Her technique combines fluid gesture with hard-edge geometry to explore the possibility of creating complexity through simple forms.

possibility of having

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The first has a marina that offers the possibility of having mooring a boat at ones front door.
  • The league also explored the possibility of having a separate Canadian league that would have played in the winter.
  • Since every state could enforce and modify a support order, the possibility of having multiple support orders arose.
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