What does Perhaps mean?

Definitions for Perhaps
pərˈhæpsPer·haps

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Perhaps.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. possibly, perchance, perhaps, maybe, mayhap, peradventure(adverb)

    by chance

    "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"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Perhaps(adverb)

    by chance; peradventure; perchance; it may be

    Etymology: [Per + hap chance.]

Freebase

  1. Perhaps

    Perhaps is the fourth album released by the Scottish New Wave band, Associates. It is the first album without founding multi-instrumentalist Alan Rankine.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Perhaps

    per-haps′, adv. it may be: possibly.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Perhaps' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #258

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Perhaps' in Written Corpus Frequency: #248

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Perhaps' in Adverbs Frequency: #40

How to pronounce Perhaps?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Perhaps in sign language?

  1. perhaps

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Perhaps in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Perhaps in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Perhaps in a Sentence

  1. Leon Blum:

    I have often thought morality may perhaps consist solely in the courage of making a choice.

  2. Fabrice Bregier:

    My mistake was perhaps to downplay a bit at the beginning of the show.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    It is perhaps wise on part of an employee to never mind to speak out of own head, excluding brain, only with the functional head of the Pvt. organization & a big NO with the emotional feelings of own heart.

  4. Paul Kirk:

    I hate this crime doesn't pay stuff. Crime in the U.S. is perhaps one of the biggest businesses in the world today.

  5. Carol Raymond:

    Perhaps we're seeing a deposit that was left behind, which is rich in material like salts.

Images & Illustrations of Perhaps

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