What does MIGHT mean?

Definitions for MIGHT
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. might, mightiness, power(noun)

    physical strength

Webster Dictionary

  1. Might

    of May

    Etymology: [AS. meahte, mihte.]

  2. Might

    imp. of May

    Etymology: [AS. meahte, mihte.]

  3. Might

    force or power of any kind, whether of body or mind; energy or intensity of purpose, feeling, or action; means or resources to effect an object; strength; force; power; ability; capacity

    Etymology: [AS. meahte, mihte.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Might

    mīt, pa.t. of may.

  2. Might

    mīt, n. power: ability: strength: energy or intensity of purpose or feeling.—adj. Might′ful (Shak.), mighty: powerful.—adv. Might′ily.—n. Might′iness, state of being mighty: power: greatness: great amount: a title of dignity: excellency.—adj. Might′y, having greater power: strong: valiant: very great: important: exhibiting might: wonderful.—Might and main, utmost strength. [A.S. meaht, miht; Ger. macht; cf. May.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'MIGHT' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #139

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'MIGHT' in Written Corpus Frequency: #159

  3. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'MIGHT' in Verbs Frequency: #34

How to pronounce MIGHT?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
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    Karen
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    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say MIGHT in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of MIGHT in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of MIGHT in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of MIGHT in a Sentence

  1. John Malkovich:

    Of course it might upset people who've experienced the kind of treatment that the play contains and shows and describes and that we watch but what can I do about that ? i am sure a lot of people will laugh and a lot of people will be upset and a lot of people may not like it. Personally I think it's a terrific piece of writing.

  2. Steven Pifer:

    It just leaves Putin feeling he can play President Donald Trump, whereas a forthright statement might even earn a measure of respect from the Russians, i don't think the Russians would respect what they're seeing right now out of this administration.

  3. Alexis Thompson:

    The things that I would note, however, are that one needs to evaluate the overall cost of patients who undergo sibling transplants and see if it is comparable, when we look at what the alternative might be -- having a stem cell transplant of any kind -- that is one number that has to be borne in mind. The second is looking at what the costs are for annual care for individuals with thalassemia.

  4. Chris Matthews:

    Compliments on a woman's appearance that some men, including me, might have once incorrectly thought were okay, were never okay. Not then and certainly not today, and for making such comments in the past, I'm sorry.

  5. Yoshinori Shigemi:

    We must be a little bit careful that if the trade negotiation would be ended with a temporary success, that could in turn mean the Fed might restart their monetary tightening.

Images & Illustrations of MIGHT

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