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possibility

  

      n   pl   , -ties  
1    the state or condition of being possible  
2    anything that is possible  
3    a competitor, candidate, etc., who has a moderately good chance of winning, being chosen, etc.  
4    often pl   a future prospect or potential  
my new house has great possibilities     
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possibility

  
1    feasibility, likelihood, plausibility, potentiality, practicability, workableness  
2    chance, hazard, hope, liability, likelihood, odds, probability, prospect, risk  
3      (often plural)    capabilities, potential, potentiality, promise, prospects, talent  

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
exp.
little or no possibility of something to happen
exp.
go to the extreme; do everything that could be done; exhaust all possibilities and resources
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