maybe maybe  /ˈmeɪ bi/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) by chance

Usage(s):

  1. Well, maybe cars are important.
  2. Maybe he'll inspire a whole new generation of kids to pass out of double teams the way he does.
  3. Maybe the lighting was too low and you need a tripod, maybe you don't have the right auto-focus mode set, or maybe you just didn't press the shutter down halfway to lock your focus.

News

  1. The NCAA didn't so maybe Alabama will punish Oregon in the BCS Championship Game

    The NCAA didn't so maybe Alabama will punish Oregon in the BCS Championship Game
    on June 27, 2013     Source: WTVY Dothan

  2. Maybe Mario Balotelli's absence will help Italy

    FORTALEZA, Brazil (AP) -- Maybe Mario Balotelli's absence will have a positive effect on Italy. Coach Cesare Prandelli is hoping that without his strongest player, the Azzurri will gel together as a more solid unit in the Confederations Cup semifinal vs. Spain on Thursday.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: The Daily Jeffersonian

  3. Call me . . . maybe?

    With apologies to Carly Rae Jepsen, who sings the fun little pop tune “Call Me Maybe,” I’m finding telephones one of the most frustrating modern “conveniences” humankind has created. You would think having a device that can be carried in palm or pocket, making one available 24/7, would eliminate every communication obstacle imaginable. But no. [...]
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Marengo Pioneer Republican

Quotes

  1. "We had a good first half hour. And we started well in the second half," coach Bert Van Marwijk said. "We should have scored 2-0, 3-0, maybe 4-0 there."
    on Jun 29, 2010 By: Bert van Marwijk Source: The Associated Press

  2. "Last week I shot 70-76, and I didn't play Saturday. I didn't play Sunday. I traveled on Monday. I hit two bags of balls on Tuesday and a couple of putts, maybe an hour and a half of practice. I played the Pro-Am yesterday, and I'm not kidding, we...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Paul Goydos Source: Golfweek.com

  3. "I think a lot of us came off the field satisfied with this result, but maybe a little disappointed we didn't get more out of the game," US star Landon Donovan said.
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Landon Donovan Source: The Associated Press

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