(Phrase). To tell another story.
(Adjectives). Countervailing,etc., contradictory, unattested, unvouched for.
(Adverbs). Although, though, but, per contra.
(Phrase). Audi alteram partem.
(Verbs). To qualify, limit, modify, tone down, discount, allow for, make allowance for, take into account, introduce new conditions, admit exceptions, take exception.
(Adjectives). Qualifying, etc., conditional, exceptional 83, postulatory, hypothetical.
(Adverbs). Provided, if, unless, but, yet, according as, conditionally, admitting, supposing; on the supposition, assumption, presumption, allegation, hypothesis, etc., of; with the understanding, even, although, for all that, at all events, after all.
(Phrases). With a grain of salt; cum grano salis; exceptis excipiendis.
Degrees of Evidence
(Verbs). To be possible, etc., to admit of, to bear; may, may be, mayhap.
To render possible, etc., to put into the way of.
(Adjectives). Possible, contingent.
Practicable, feasible, achievable, attainable, obtainable, compatible.
(Adverbs). Possibly, by possibility, maybe, perhaps, in posse 156.
(Phrases). Wind and weather permitting; within the bounds of possibility; on the cards; D.V.
Impracticability, incompatibility 704, incredibility.
(Verbs). To be impossible, etc., to have no chance whatever.
(Phrases). To make a silk purse out of a sow's ear; prendre la lune avec les dents; to square the circle; to eat one's cake and have it too.
(Adjectives). Impossible, contrary to reason, inconceivable, unreasonable, incredible, marvellous, desperate, hopeless, unheard of, unthinkable.
Impracticable, unattainable, unachievable, unfeasible, infeasible, beyond control, unobtainable, unprocurable, ideal.
(Phrases). Out of the question; sour grapes.
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