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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

There is a possibility that it will happen or be true but this is not certain.

Usage examples (14)
  • What a day may bring, a day may take away.
  • A well-educated gentleman may not know many languages, —may not be able to speak any but his own, —may have read very few books.
  • Part of the label may be printed ready for filling in.
  • In Bordeaux the label may refer to a particular chateau. for more
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