within the range/realm of possibility

idiom

: possible
It is within the range/realm of possibility that he could get laid off.

Examples of within the range/realm of possibility in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Being back on the field is well within the realm of possibility. The Indianapolis Star, 26 Jan. 2024 The valley itself is host to abundant wildlife; spotting moose, black bears, or foxes from your hot spring perch is within the realm of possibility. Lauren Breedlove, Travel + Leisure, 27 Jan. 2022 Fortunately, this did not happen, but that scenario was well within the realm of possibility. Richard Tracy, Forbes, 27 Apr. 2022 Perhaps the cost of computation will continue to fall, and building a system competitive to GPT-3 will become within the realm of possibility for true open-source movements, like the ones that built many of the internet’s basic protocols. New York Times, 12 Apr. 2022 The scenario outlined above is an outlier, but one still within the realm of possibility. Kyle Mizokami, Popular Mechanics, 29 Mar. 2022 Thibodeaux seems unlikely to be on the board for the Giants at No. 7, but No. 5 is within the realm of possibility. oregonlive, 18 Feb. 2022 Building out of it will involve navigating rural opposition to large solar and wind facilities, and possibly pioneering new energy storage technologies without driving up electricity rates too much — not easy tasks, but within the realm of possibility. Sammy Roth, Los Angeles Times, 22 June 2023 Though a journalism job would seem out of the question given all that went down at two networks on his watch, a return to show business is within the realm of possibility. Tatiana Siegel, Rolling Stone, 11 Mar. 2022

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“Within the range/realm of possibility.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/within%20the%20range%2Frealm%20of%20possibility. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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