Probable

(redirected from probables)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

PROBABLE. That which has the appearance of truth; that which appears to be founded in reason.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
References in periodicals archive ?
The selected final 20 short-listed probables would be part of the Malik Cricket Academy and would play Under-17 tournaments, Malik Farman said.
The selection committee held a meeting following the conclusion of the Junior Girls National Football Championship 2019-20 and the committee analysed the performances of the scouted probables from the tournament.
Overall, 23 probables had been summoned for the test and among them all-rounder Mohammad Nawaz went through the test on Sunday.
Pacer Wahab Riaz and middle-order batsman Umar Akmal have not been included in the list of probables.
The camp of karate probables is functioning at Nishtar Park Sports Complex National Coaching Center under the supervision of qualified expert coaches and trainers.
The former scrum-half knows from past experience of playing in the last Welsh trial back in 2000 that the Probables are there to be shot at.
A total of 100 overseas players hailing from Afghanistan took part among them 25 short-listed probables announced.
GOALKEEPER (3) Definite: Paul Robinson Probable: Chris Kirkland Possible: Robert Green, David James Robinson is enshrined as England's first-choice keeper, while Kirkland appears to be his duty.
Bruce Campbell of the Dominion Astrophysical Observatory in Victoria, British Columbia, and Gordon Walker and Stephenson Yang of the University of British Columbia in Vancouver reported that a six-year survey of the motions of 15 stars yielded evidence of seven "possible" or "probable" companions with masses 1 to 10 times that of Jupiter.
The probables, who were announced with the consent of the KDA, will undergo 10-day training camp at the Olympian Hanif Khan-Dr Junaid Ali Shah hockey complex from Monday.
New Delhi [India], March 9 ( ANI ): Indian men's national football team head coach Stephen Constantine has announced a list of 32 probables for a preparatory camp in Mumbai ahead of the forthcoming AFC Asian Cup qualifier match against Kyrgyz Republic scheduled to be played at the Dolon Omurzakov Stadium in Bishkek on March 27.
Chief Selector Islahuddin announced the names of the 32 probables who have been directed to report on February 28 to the Pakistan team manager Hassan Sardar.