state of being possible; likelihood
event that may happen; prospect
capability of being used or improved; potential
"this room has great possibilities"
"there is a possibility that his sense of smell has been impaired"
"a scientific hypothesis that survives experimental testing becomes a scientific theory"
"he proposed a fresh theory of alkalis that later was accepted in chemical practices"
"bankruptcy is always a possibility"
Science and Revelation come into..collision on the possibility of miracles.
出自： F. Temple
We often discuss the possibility of his buying a new jacket.
出自： J. Diski