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English definition of “perhaps”

perhaps

adverb [not gradable]  /pərˈhæps/ us  
used to show that something is possible or that you are not certain about something; maybe: Perhaps the greatest swimming coach in history, Kiphuth retired after 41 years at Yale. Soon, perhaps as early as this week, she is to testify in the trial.
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