noun see thinkable

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • thinkableness — noun The property of being thinkable. Syn: thinkability …   Wiktionary

  • thinkableness — think·able·ness …   English syllables

  • thinkableness — noun see thinkable I …   Useful english dictionary

  • thinkable — thinkableness, n. thinkably, adv. /thing keuh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of being thought; conceivable. 2. that may be considered as possible or likely. [1850 55; THINK1 + ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • thinkable — adjective Date: 1805 1. conceivably possible < a time when divorce was barely thinkable > 2. capable of being comprehended or reasoned about < the ultimate nature of Deity is scarcely thinkable > • thinkableness noun • thinkably adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • thinkability — noun The property of being thinkable. Syn: thinkableness …   Wiktionary

  • bare possibility — Synonyms and related words: chance, conceivability, conceivableness, contingency, dark horse, doubtfulness, dubiousness, even chance, eventuality, faint likelihood, fighting chance, gambling chance, good chance, good possibility, hardly a chance …   Moby Thesaurus

  • chance — Synonyms and related words: a leg up, accidental, accidentally, advantage, adventitious, adventure, aleatoric, aleatory, amorphous, appear, approach, aptitude, aptness, arise, assay, attempt, bare possibility, bechance, befall, bet, betide, blind …   Moby Thesaurus

  • contingency — Synonyms and related words: accessory, accident, accidental, addendum, addition, adjunct, adventure, appendage, appurtenance, aptitude, aptness, auxiliary, bare possibility, blind bargain, borderline case, break, casualty, chance, chance hit,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • eventuality — Synonyms and related words: accident, aftereffect, aftermath, aftertime, afteryears, aptitude, aptness, bare possibility, by and by, by product, case, chance, circumstance, coming to be, conceivability, conceivableness, condition, conjuncture,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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