Maybe is defined as possibly or perhaps.adverb
An example of maybe used as an adverb is stating what someone might do; "She will maybe go to the pool tomorrow."YourDictionary definition and usage example. Copyright © 2013 by LoveToKnow Corp.
Origin: ME (for it may be)
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- An uncertainty: There are so many maybes involved in playing the stock market.
- An uncertain reply: It's better to receive a fast and honest no than a drawn-out maybe.