adverb \ˈmā-bē also ˈme-\

: possibly but not certainly

Full Definition of MAYBE

:  perhaps

Examples of MAYBE

  1. <maybe we can make it to the concert, if we hurry>

First Known Use of MAYBE

15th century



: something that is not known for certain

Full Definition of MAYBE

First Known Use of MAYBE

circa 1586

Rhymes with MAYBE


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