Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Japanese translation of “might”

See all translations

might

verb
 
/maɪt/
A2 used to talk about what will possibly happen
(あまり確実でない可能性を表す)ひょっとして~かもしれない
I might come. It might be finished by Thursday.
B1 used to talk about what is possibly true
(確実性の低い推量を表す)ひょっとして~かもしれない
I think Isabel might be pregnant.
(Definition of might verb from the Cambridge English-Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “might” in Japanese

Definitions of “might” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

I won’t tolerate it! Replacing formal words with phrasal verbs.

by Liz Walter,
April 01, 2015
When you are using a language, it is important to understand if a word is formal or informal, so that you can use it in an appropriate way. You might hear people saying dosh for money, or spud for potato, but they wouldn’t write those words in a formal essay. Similarly, a

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More