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We found 39 dictionaries with English definitions that include the word likely:
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General dictionaries General (33 matching dictionaries)
  1. likely: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. likely, likely: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. likely: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. likely: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. likely: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. likely, likely: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Likely, likely: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. likely: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Likely, likely: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. likely: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. likely: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. likely: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. Likely, likely: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. likely: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. likely: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. likely: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. likely: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Likely: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. Likely: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  20. likely: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  21. likely: Rhymezone [home, info]
  22. likely: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  23. likely: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  24. LIKELY: Dictionary of Americanisms (1848) [home, info]
  25. likely: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  26. likely: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  27. likely: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  28. likely: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  29. likely: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  30. likely: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  31. likely: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. likely: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  2. likely: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. likely: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (1 matching dictionary)
  1. likely: Medical dictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. likely: Idioms [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Likely: National Weather Service Glossary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (likely)

adjective:  has a good chance of being the case or of coming about ("These services are likely to be available to us all before long")
adjective:  within the realm of credibility ("Not a very likely excuse")
adjective:  likely but not certain to be or become true or real ("A likely result")
adjective:  expected to become or be; in prospect
adverb:  with considerable certainty; without much doubt

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Phrases that include likely:   as likely as not, equally likely cases, equally likely outcome, equally likely outcomes, girl most likely to, more...

Words similar to likely:   belike, expected, likelier, likeliest, plausible, potential, probable, probably, apt, in all likelihood, in all probability, prone, more...

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