Traducción de "might" - Diccionario Inglés-Español


verb uk /maɪt/ us /mɑɪt/

A2 used to talk about what will possibly happen

I might come.
It might be finished by Thursday.

B1 used to talk about what is possibly true

I think Isabel might be pregnant.
noun [ no plural ] uk /maɪt/ us /mɑɪt/ formal

great strength or power

She pushed the door with all her might (= with as much force as possible).

(Traducción de "might" del Diccionario de Cambridge Inglés-Español © Cambridge University Press)


verb /mait/ (negative short form mightn’t /ˈmaitnt/)

past tense of may

poder, ser posible que
I thought I might find you here
He might come if you offered him a meal.

used instead of ’may’, eg to make a possibility seem less likely, or a request for permission more polite

He might win if he tries hard
Might I speak to you for a few minutes, please?

used in suggesting that a person is not doing what he should

You might help me clean the car!
might as well

used to suggest that there is no good reason for not doing something

podría también
I might as well do it all at once.
might have

used to suggest that something would have been possible if something else had been the case

podría haber
You might have caught the bus if you had run.

used to suggest that a person has not done what he should

You might have told me!

used to show that something was a possible action etc but was in fact not carried out or done

I might have gone, but I decided not to.

used when a person does not want to admit to having done something

tal vez
’Have you seen this man?’ ’I might have.’
I etc might have known

(often used in annoyance) I etc ought to have known, thought, guessed etc that something was or would be the case

debería haber sabido
I might have known you would lose the key!

(Traducción de "might" del PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)