Quick Answer: Is Possibly A Yes Or No?

What does maybe mean to a guy?

It means he doesn’t want to say yes to the question, whatever it is, because it would mean a lot of trouble for him.

He doesn’t want to say no, because you might get mad at him, and he would have to listen to your crap, and he might not get sex.

So he says maybe, so he can say “I didn’t say yes” in the future..

Does possible mean yes?

Possible indicates that something may happen, exist, be true, or be realizable: “I made out a list of questions and possible answers” (Mary Roberts Rinehart).

How do you use possibly?

You use possibly to emphasize that you are surprised, puzzled, or shocked by something that you have seen or heard. It was the most unexpected piece of news one could possibly imagine. You use possibly to emphasize that someone has tried their hardest to do something, or has done it as well as they can.

What does could not possibly mean?

5 modal You use could not or couldn’t to indicate that it is not possible that something is true.

How do you use possibly in a sentence?

Possibly in a Sentence 🔉We could possibly be the only sentient race in the universe, but there’s no way to know for sure. … Humans could possibly achieve faster than light travel one day, but it’s unlikely at best. … The old lady down the street could possibly own forty cats, but she probably doesn’t have that many.More items…

What is the difference between possibly and probably?

So, if you say possibly, then you’re saying that something could be the case, whereas if you’re saying probably, you’re saying that not only can it be the case but that the chances are higher that it will happen than that it won’t.

What’s another word for possibly?

Possibly Synonyms – WordHippo Thesaurus….What is another word for possibly?maybeperhapshappenhopefullyGod willingpercaselikelypotentiallyprobablyvery likely55 more rows

Is maybe better than possibly?

There is no difference between the two. However there is a very fine difference between Maybe and Possibily. Maybe is used in informal context i.e When having a conversation with friends and family. … Possibly is used in formal context.

What does Possibly yes mean?

1 adv You use possibly to indicate that you are not sure whether something is true or might happen.

Can possibly mean?

1 : in a possible manner : by any possibility that’s all she could possibly do. 2 : by merest chance : perhaps possibly he will recover. 3 : it is possible or imaginable : conceivably a political libel which may possibly damage me— G. B. Shaw.

Is maybe the same as probably?

Probably is further towards the end of BOTH ends of the gradient line between yes or now, than maybe. Maybe is closer to the centre.

Is most probably grammatically correct?

Saying “most probably” means that something is ‘very probable’ or ‘extremely likely’. so yes its correct.

Does maybe mean no?

“Maybe” means “no.” It’s a “no” that might possibly change to a “yes” in the future, but right now it’s “no.”

Is probably a yes or no?

They’re both “correct,” but there is a different emphasis. “Yes, probably” emphasizes yes, so it sounds more definite and certain. (“I’m almost sure that the answer is ‘Yes,’ but not 100%.”) This is the more common order. “Probably, yes” emphasizes probably, so it sounds more tentative.

When a girl says maybe what does it mean?

If she’s your girlfriend or wife it often means “no”, but you should still be glad because at least she didn’t say “we’ll see” (which tends to mean “absolutely not!”). If she’s your daughter “maybe” can mean “yes”. As in: Q: “I was thinking of buying you a new car. Do you want one?”