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OTHER WORDS FROM mightmightless, adjective
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Aksyonov has great fun inventing a culturally pureed lexicon for his might-have-been cosmopolitan Russians.This 1979 Novel Predicted Putin’s Invasion Of Crimea|Michael Weiss|May 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But the failed stars and might-have-beens make for even more compelling narratives.
Like all might-have-beens, this one fades away into airy speculation.
No poorest man on earth would change places with this man-that-might-have-been, for his time draws nigh and his end is perdition.Raemaekers' Cartoons|Louis Raemaekers
His dreams were ended, the "might-have-been" would never be, but he knew that there was peace in that little breast at last.The Imaginary Marriage|Henry St. John Cooper
No wonder you are feeling nervous and upset over the might-have-beens.Letty and the Twins|Helen Sherman Griffith
She commented adversely upon each play I made, and in between times lectured me upon might-have-beens.I Walked in Arden|Jack Crawford
Critics have called Keats and others who died young “the great Might-have-beens of literary history.”Appreciations and Criticisms of the Works of Charles Dickens|G. K. Chesterton