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perchance

adverb

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it is possible
  • perchance he is playing the devil's advocate, and the opinions he has expressed are not actually his own

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The first known use of perchance was in the 14th century

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“Perchance.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/perchance. Accessed 9 Aug. 2020.

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