Definition of possibility


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • possibility is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 18 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • possibility is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 20 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of possibility

  • a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. hypothesis
    2. theory

  • capability of existing or happening or being true (noun)

    Examples

    1. there is a possibility that his sense of smell has been impaired

    Synonyms

    1. possibleness

  • a possible alternative (noun)

    Examples

    1. bankruptcy is always a possibility

    Synonyms

    1. opening
    2. possible action

  • a future prospect or potential (noun)

See definition of possibility in Merriam Webster