Meaning of “might” - Learner’s Dictionary


modal verb us uk /maɪt/

A2 used to talk about what will possibly happen:

It might be finished by Thursday.
She might not come.

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B1 used to talk about what is possibly true:

I think Isabel might be pregnant.
The rain might have stopped by now.
you might like/want to UK formal

used to politely suggest something:

You might want to try a different approach next time.

(Definition of “might modal verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)