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Synonyms for perhaps
pərˈhæpsper·haps

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Wiktionary

  1. perhapsadverb

    Synonyms:
    maybe, peradventure, mayhap, perchance, belike

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. perhaps

    Synonyms:
    possibly, peradventure, perchance, may be

    Antonyms:
    certainly, inevitably

Princeton's WordNet

  1. possibly, perchance, perhaps, maybe, mayhap, peradventureadverb

    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"

    Synonyms:
    mayhap, maybe, perchance, peradventure, possibly, by chance

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. perhapsadjective

    Synonyms:
    perchance, possibly, haply, PERADVENTURE, by chance, maybe, it may be, as luck may have it

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. perhapsadverb

    Synonyms:
    perchance, peradventure, possibly, haply

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "perhaps":

    maybe, possibly, probably, may, might, potentially, likely, presumably, possible

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How to use perhaps in a sentence?

  1. Robert Morley:

    Robert Morley sat with Wilfred Hyde White, watching the coronation parade of Queen Elizabeth. In an open carriage approached the very large Queen Salote of Tonga. Resplendent in a floral dress and ignoring the rain. "Who do you think that is beside queen Salote?" asked Wilfred, looking down at his program. Robert glanced at the diminutive Tonga ambassador in his top hat and tails and suggested, "her lunch perhaps".

  2. Chika Onuegbu:

    Perhaps ,the country should truly be at war, but that war SHOULD BE the war against corruption, poverty, injustice and unemployment. For it is only when we win the war against corruption, poverty, injustice and unemployment that we can effectively address the unacceptable level of insecurity in the country. Until we do this, no amount of defence/security spending will solve the insecurity problems in Nigeria as ‘poverty anywhere is a threat to prosperity everywhere’,

  3. Albert Camus:

    Perhaps we cannot prevent this world from being a world in which children are tortured. But we can reduce the number of tortured children. And if you dont help us, who else in the world can help us do this?

  4. Peel Hunt analyst Nick Batram:

    Perhaps, on the contrary, they might want to get their business done sooner rather than later - just in case this is the beginning of a recovery.

  5. State John Kerry:

    I will be coming back in a few days and will meet with leaders from Russia, Turkey, Saudi Arabia and Jordan to work through real and tangible options that could perhaps reignite a political process and bring about a political transition in Syria.

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