Likely

What is Likely ?

Likely is (adj) which you think is going to happen It’s likely to snow this weekend. He’s not likely to come to the party. Is that at all likely? (NOTE: likelier – likeliest) (adv) probably Most likely he’s gone home. not likely! certainly not Are you going to the office party? – Not likely!

 

source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level