Probable in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Probable

Likely or most likely to be true. | Likely to happen. | Supporting, or giving ground for, belief, but not demonstrating.

Short Example Sentences for Probable

  • 1. It is more than probable that it was never done at all. 🔊
  • 2. But it is most probable that you will meet nobody. 🔊
  • 3. The probable cause of his death was a stroke of paralysis. 🔊
  • 4. But it is probable that they "have seen better days". 🔊
  • 5. They were divided in their opinion as to the probable outcome. 🔊
  • 6. The law has therefore done much service in indicating probable error. 🔊
  • 7. It was in the probable growing relation between Elsie and the schoolmaster. 🔊

How to use Probable in Sentences?

  • 1. It seems probable that the gas helium is in some way formed during the decomposition of radium. 🔊
  • 2. I refer to literature; in that, assimilation is neither probable nor desirable. 🔊
  • 3. On the Breage manors it is more than probable that the slaves would not be Saxons but Celts. 🔊
  • 4. These facts are sufficient to render it more than probable that the restoration and the order as here given are correct. 🔊
  • 5. Nobody seems to have perceived this coming of power, and nobody had calculated its probable consequences. 🔊
  • 6. It is probable that something else may be found for you this winter, but we can talk over the matter. 🔊
  • 7. Yet it is more than probable that he drew many of his inimitable pictures of low life from the scenes which surrounded him in this abode. 🔊
  • 8. On the probable amount of borrowing in Greek religion see Maury, Religions de la Greece, iii. 🔊
  • 9. Had they continued to be used as such in later times, it is probable that some record of this use would have survived. 🔊
  • 10. Which they did to such good effect that before they turned in for the night, they had outlined a plan that covered every probable contingency. 🔊
  • 11. It is probable that the tract was copied for the author, but that he himself wrote the dedication to the King. 🔊
  • 12. The black markings on the symbols render it probable that Rosny's interpretation is correct. 🔊
  • 13. We were at the seaside when he was seized by his last illness, and no one told us, for indeed it is probable that few people knew. 🔊
  • 14. It is therefore probable that the numerals in the loops indicate the week numbers of the days, though these are usually expressed in red symbols. 🔊
  • 15. It seems probable that the first product of combustion of the carbon, at the point where the tuyers enter the furnace, is carbon dioxide. 🔊
  • 16. It is not quite so probable that in any of these changes the spirit of system may mingle, in the manner it has done in France. 🔊
  • 17. It is probable that her most archaic form survived from the "Pelasgian" clays in remote mountainous regions. 🔊
  • 18. The probable conclusion seems to be that the Adonis ritual expresses certain natural human ways of regarding the vernal year. 🔊
  • 19. It seems more than probable that at this Midsummer Festival human victims were sometimes sacrificed in honour of the sun. 🔊
  • 20. A more prosaic but probable origin of the Arundells would connect them with the ancient Sussex town of that name. 🔊
  • 21. It is, therefore, probable that this bird, as well as some others, varies the structure of its nest as occasion and the materials may require. 🔊
  • 22. As the symbol is over each of the three similar figures in the division, it is probable that it is intended to denote something relating to or observable in them. 🔊
  • 23. It is probable that the invention and development of the multiple switchboard was the first great impetus toward the wide-spread use of telephone service. 🔊
  • 24. It has been said that these representations are later in time, and it is probable that they are later in evolution, than the representations of the deities as mere animals. 🔊
  • 25. She had gone down to the small oval sitting-room commanding the driveway, thinking it probable that Drusilla Fane might come to see her. 🔊
  • 26. It is not in the least probable that I should have even thought of needing a drink if it had not suddenly occurred to me that there was no water in the house. 🔊
  • 27. In the case of very soluble gases, such as the first three in the table, it is probable that chemical combination between the liquid and the gas takes place. 🔊
  • 28. It is probable that many of the chemical transformations in physiological processes, such as digestion, are assisted by certain substances acting as catalytic agents. 🔊