Examples of perhaps in a Sentence
perhaps we will not have to take this exam, but I doubt it
Recent Examples of perhaps from the Web
Perhaps most importantly, gun salutes are not to be confused with three-volley salutes performed at military funerals — these are fired from rifles rather than artillery.
Perhaps equally controversial are the Elgin Marbles, statues carved 2,500 years ago and taken from the Parthenon in Athens by British Lord Elgin in the early 1800s.
Perhaps the desire to avoid any further scrutiny of Auburn softball was.
Perhaps even more remarkable is that Kluber is leading the charge for a pitching staff that’s missing Andrew Miller (knee), Danny Salazar (elbow), Josh Tomlin (hamstring).
Perhaps the leading Republican is Kevin Nicholson, a Marine Corps veteran who must explain away his Democratic past.
This is just my opinion, that perhaps Emir Tamim is not fully in charge.
Perhaps this outfit choice was a hint at new music.
For McConnell, backlash against the repeal push is perhaps more a national concern than a local one.
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Origin and Etymology of perhaps
First Known Use: circa 1520See Words from the same year
First Known Use of perhaps
PERHAPS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of perhaps for English Language Learners
: possibly but not certainly
PERHAPS Defined for Kids
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