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English[]

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Etymology[]

may +‎ be

Pronunciation[]

Adverb[]

Maybe

  1. Modifies a verb, indicating a lack of certainty.
  2. (as a pro-sentence) perhaps that is true (expressing no commitment to a decision or a neutral viewpoint to a statement)

Usage notes[]

  • Do not confuse maybe with may be: "Maybe that's true", but "That may be true"

Synonyms[]

  • (perhaps): mayhaps, peradventure, perhaps, possibly
  • (as a pro-sentence): could be, mayhaps, might be, perhaps, possibly, that’s possible

Derived terms[]

  • and I don't mean maybe

Translations[]

Noun[]

Singular
Maybe

Plural
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Maybe ({{{1}}})

  1. (informal) Something that is possibly true.

Derived terms[]

  • definite maybe

Anagrams[]

  • abemy,
  • abyme
  • beamy
  • embay

de:maybe et:maybe es:maybe fr:maybe ko:maybe hi:maybe io:maybe it:maybe kk:maybe ku:maybe lo:maybe lv:maybe hu:maybe pl:maybe pt:maybe simple:maybe fi:maybe vi:maybe zh:maybe

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