outside the range/realm of possibility

Definition of outside the range/realm of possibility

  1. :  not possible Space travel was once thought to be outside the range/realm of possibility. It is not outside the range/realm of possibility that he could get laid off.

Word by Word Definitions

outsideplay
  1. :  a place or region beyond an enclosure or boundary: such as

    :  the world beyond the confines of an institution (as a prison)

    :  the world beyond the territory or state of Alaska

  1. :  of, relating to, or being on or toward the outer side or surface

    :  of, relating to, or being on or toward the outer side of a curve or turn

    :  of, relating to, or being on or near the outside

  1. :  on or to the outside

    :  outdoors

  1. : used as a function word to indicate movement to or position on the outer side of

    :  beyond the limits of

    :  except

rangeplay
  1. :  a series of things in a line :  row

    :  a series of mountains

    :  one of the north-south rows of townships in a U.S. public-land survey that are numbered east and west from the principal meridian of the survey

  1. :  to set in a row or in the proper order

    :  to place among others in a position or situation

    :  to assign to a category :  classify

realmplay
  1. :  kingdom

    :  sphere, domain

    :  a primary marine or terrestrial biogeographic division of the earth's surface

possibilityplay
  1. :  the condition or fact of being possible

    :  one's utmost power, capacity, or ability

    :  something that is possible


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