Possible in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Possible

(usually not comparable) Able but not certain to happen; neither inevitable nor impossible. | (comparable) Capable of being done or achieved; feasible. | Being considered, e.g. for a position.

Short Example Sentences for Possible

  • 1. What possible harm could he do? 🔊
  • 2. Those were rendered as fully as possible in plain text. 🔊
  • 3. In this, says Leibnitz, is embosomed all possible good. 🔊
  • 4. It was just possible the wind had carried it onwards to cross his path. 🔊
  • 5. His aim is to fly successfully with the least possible horse power. 🔊
  • 6. Nor, from her age, was 't possible she should. 🔊
  • 7. Sir Henry apparently thought no more of the hat or its possible owner. 🔊
  • 8. Even the modern girl that we know isn't in the best possible taste. 🔊

How to use Possible in Sentences?

  • 1. Gray marvelled within himself how it was possible to follow any track in such a place as this. 🔊
  • 2. How was it possible to arrest the attention of a man who insisted on talking of prohibition? 🔊
  • 3. It was hardly possible that the piece could survive such notices; and if it did not? 🔊
  • 4. He chooses it not, and he permits it not, as an essential part of the best possible universe. 🔊
  • 5. For two mortal hours did I conjure up every possible disagreeable contingency that might arise. 🔊
  • 6. Was it possible that she had not heard the gossip about Benham and Mrs. Rokeby? 🔊
  • 7. Was it possible that he had perished in endeavouring to obey his master's cry for aid? 🔊
  • 8. It was scarcely possible for even so perfectly trained a servant to escape from the atmosphere of tragedy. 🔊
  • 9. And we can scarcely see how it could be possible to conceive a being more free than one who is capable of doing what he wills. 🔊
  • 10. He straightened out the telegram and read it once more under the lamplight, as though to be sure there was no possible mistake. 🔊
  • 11. Is there any possible explanation of your extraordinary behaviour which, for some reason or other, you have kept to yourself? 🔊
  • 12. By the time that dinner was served they were all in the most friendly humor possible and ready to enjoy the least excuse for laughter. 🔊
  • 13. And if you would listen to any advice of mine, it would be to leave him to himself as much as possible for the present. 🔊
  • 14. The man may have executive ability, and it is possible that he may give us an efficient administration. 🔊
  • 15. Was it possible that even now those old enchanters held their meetings here, and would question his right to force his way among them? 🔊
  • 16. He seems most anxious, not only to do everything right, but to make matters as pleasant and agreeable as possible for his cousin. 🔊
  • 17. Those arguments are, perhaps, as ingenious and plausible as it is possible for the human intellect to invent in the defence of such a cause. 🔊
  • 18. Did he build his hopes upon a possible break in the chain of Pennroyal's evidence? 🔊
  • 19. How, then, is it possible for such an exercise of the divine power to be for the good of all the parts, and yet not for the good of the whole? 🔊
  • 20. The only way, she realized, was to watch and hope, to play the waiting game as far as this was possible to her active nature. 🔊
  • 21. I darted to my feet, and was occupied in restoring calm as far as possible to the tumbled coverlid, when I was horrified at hearing a step. 🔊
  • 22. His skill and power are confined to so selecting and arranging the incidents as to provide his psychological data with the freest possible development. 🔊
  • 23. But I must just observe that Davy made as light as possible of his own pure and characteristic decision, developed even in boyhood. 🔊
  • 24. But it may be asked, How was it possible to reconcile those beings unto God who had never sinned against him, nor been estranged from him? 🔊
  • 25. There were once a great many local aero clubs, but the majority of these have ceased to exist and with one or two possible exceptions all the rest are moribund. 🔊
  • 26. It is a fine sporting country for those who are on pleasure bent and are mounted on elephants, on which alone is it possible to penetrate the thick breast-high undergrowth. 🔊
  • 27. He might say, indeed, as he often does, that God voluntarily permits sin, because it is a part and parcel of the best possible universe. 🔊