Synonyms & Antonyms : Likely





Likely



( Adjective )


This looks a
likely field for mushrooms.

Synonyms:

Apt

Reasonable

Presumable

Liable

Credible

Possible

Conceivable

Contextual Examples:

Our puppy is
apt to knock his dish over.

My Daddy bought this chair at a
reasonable price.

If you don’t agree with her, she is
liable to get angry.

He told quite a
credible story of his adventure.

The prisoner saw only one
possible way of escaping.

There is no
conceivable way to unite the opposition parties in India.



Antonyms:

Doubtful

Improbable

Questionable

Unlikely

Dubious

Unreasonable

Contextual Examples:

I am
doubtful of his sincere endeavor next time.

His arrival today in Delhi seems
improbable due to bad weather.

His solution to this problem is
questionable owing to inability to dig real facts and figures.

My visit to Mumbai in the near future seems
unlikely.

His approach to this ticklish problem is rather
dubious.

The company has rejected the demand of the peons for further raise in salaries as
unreasonable.




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