Definition of probable noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

probable

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈprɒbəbl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈprɑːbəbl//
 
 
jump to other results
probable (for something) (especially British English) a person or an animal that is likely to win a race or to be chosen for a team All four players are probables for the national team. Word Origin late Middle English (in the sense ‘worthy of belief’): via Old French from Latin probabilis, from probare ‘to test, demonstrate’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: probable

Other results

All matches