Definition of probably
- is probably happy
- it will probably rain
It will probably rain today.
They will probably be here soon.
It was probably the best concert I've ever been to.
There were probably about 150 people at the wedding.
“Are you going to the picnic?” “Probably.”
“Can you finish painting the room today?” “Probably not.”
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as like as not (or like as not);
: very likely : almost certainly
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