within the range/realm of possibility

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of within the range/realm of possibility

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

Word by Word Definitions

range play
  1. : a series of things in a line : row

  2. : a series of mountains

  3. : 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

  2. : to place among others in a position or situation

  3. : to assign to a category : classify

realm play
  1. : kingdom

  2. : sphere, domain

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

possibility play
  1. : the condition or fact of being possible

  2. : one's utmost power, capacity, or ability

  3. : something that is possible


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