Translation of "might" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary


modal verb (POSSIBILITY) 可能性 uk us /maɪt/

used to express the possibility that something will happen or be done, or that something is true although not very likely

I might come and visit you in America next year, if I can save enough money. 如果我能存下足够的钱,明年我也许会来美国看你。
Don't go any closer - it might be dangerous/it mightn't be safe. 别再走近了——那可能很危险/不安全。
Driving so fast, he might have had a nasty accident (= it could have happened but it did not). 他开得这么快,早就可能出大事的。
The rain might have stopped by now. 现在雨也许已停了。

(Translation of “might modal verb (POSSIBILITY)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)