Usage examples for possibly

  1. Nothing of the sort could possibly have happened in England. – McAllister and His Double by Arthur Train
  2. The new Administration could not possibly get on without him. – A History of the Four Georges and of William IV, Volume IV (of 4) by Justin McCarthy and Justin Huntly McCarthy
  3. When you have had time to consider it all, calmly, you'll thank me; because, don't you see, I would make you a lot more trouble dead than I could possibly, alive. – When A Man's A Man by Harold Bell Wright
  4. Possibly Johnnyboy felt it. – The Bell-Ringer of Angel's and Other Stories by Bret Harte
  5. " Possibly because you never asked. – The Rome Express by Arthur Griffiths
  6. I can't possibly send anything before next week. – The Daughters of a Genius by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  7. One thing I want to make clear is that it's just as little my fault as it possibly can be. – We Three by Gouverneur Morris
  8. I want you children to be as kind as you possibly can to Mrs. Golden. – Bunny Brown and His Sister Sue Keeping Store by Laura Lee Hope
  9. " I can't possibly," he said, with calm. – The Roll-Call by Arnold Bennett
  10. I have as much to do next week as I can possibly manage. – The Red Rat's Daughter by Guy Boothby
  11. That I cannot possibly tell. – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner
  12. Possibly he may be there still. – The Gamester (1753) by Edward Moore Commentator: Charles H. Peake Phillip R. Wikelund
  13. Very possibly he thought they really proved my former marriage. – Saracinesca by F. Marion Crawford
  14. How could a Brigstock possibly understand what it was all about? – The Spoils of Poynton by Henry James
  15. Possibly such men might be made to see reason. – The Siege of Boston by Allen French
  16. " I don't see that we could possibly do better than that," said Dr. O'Grady. – General John Regan 1913 by George A. Birmingham
  17. Three miles, possibly five, he might last, and then his rider would have to face his pursuers with empty hands. – "I Conquered" by Harold Titus
  18. Possibly he did not yet know what he should do. – A Lieutenant at Eighteen by Oliver Optic
  19. Rosie could not possibly raid her own bank. – The Rosie World by Parker Fillmore
  20. Well, possibly I am all of those things. – The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story by Various