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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “may well”

may well

If you say that something may well happen, you mean that it is likely to happen
很有可能
She may well not want to travel alone.
她很有可能不想单独旅行。
Possible and probable
(Definition of may well from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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