Definitions for peradventureˌpɜr ədˈvɛn tʃər, ˌpɛr-
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word peradventure
doubt or uncertainty as to whether something is the case
"this proves beyond peradventure that he is innocent"
possibly, perchance, perhaps, maybe, mayhap, peradventure(adverb)
"perhaps she will call tomorrow"; "we may possibly run into them at the concert"; "it may peradventure be thought that there never was such a time"
chance, doubt or uncertainty
Proved beyond peradventure. uE000198033uE001 South.
perchance or maybe; perhaps
Origin: peraventure, from par aventure. Spelling modified as though from Latin.
by chance; perhaps; it may be; if; supposing
chance; hap; hence, doubt; question; as, proved beyond peradventure
Origin: [OE. per aventure, F. par aventure. See Per, and Adventure.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
per-ad-vent′ūr, adv. by adventure: by chance: perhaps.—n. uncertainty: question.
The numerical value of peradventure in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of peradventure in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
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To each mortal peradventure earth becomes a new machine.
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