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American English: /ˈmeɪbi/
British English: /ˈmeɪbiː/
, /ˈmeɪbi/

Translation of maybe in Spanish:


  • maybe I'll come later
    quizá(s) or tal vez venga luego
    a lo mejor vengo luego
    maybe she didn't hear
    a lo mejor no oyó
    quizá(s) or tal vez no oyó or no haya oído
    puede (ser) que no haya oído
    he's maybe 35 [colloquial]
    andará por los 35 [colloquial]
    tendrá unos 35 [colloquial]
    Example sentences
    • If we manage to beat them in the league this year, well, maybe we will win the league.
    • We were at Kempton when he won the King George and we just thought that maybe this was going to be his day.
    • Last season we thought we were good enough to win the title, but maybe not mature enough.

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