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conceivably

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adverb con·ceiv·ably \-blē\

Definition of conceivably

  1. 1 :  in a conceivable manner

  2. 2 :  it may be conceived :  possibly <we could conceivably finish next week>



Examples of conceivably in a sentence

  1. <we could conceivably finish the project next week>



1625

First Known Use of conceivably

1625



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