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used to say that something may happen or may be true but you are not certain
Maybe it's all just a big misunderstanding.
'Do you think he'll come back?' 'Maybe.'
Maybe they're right, but
You have talent,
He said he'd finish the work soon - maybe tomorrow.
used to reply to a suggestion or idea when either you are not sure if you agree with it, or you do not want to say 'yes' or 'no'
'I think Sheila would be an excellent manager.' 'Maybe.'
used to show that you are not sure of an amount or number
The problems really started maybe two or three years ago.
He looked like he was thirty, maybe thirty-five years old.
used to make a suggestion you are not quite sure about
If the bill doesn't seem right, maybe you should give them a call.
Maybe I can ride the bicycle and follow you.
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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