- a simple past tense of may1.
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Examples from the Web for mought
I reckon I mought ax you fer to take it to her, ef so be you could find her.Southern Lights and Shadows
"He mought do that yit," said Amos Brierwood, with grim significance.The Young Mountaineers
Charles Egbert Craddock
"I—I rather thought you mought be wanting something," he said in words.
"We mought light the fires now, afore we finish planting Matt," said Kit.
"You mought turn in and rest, then," replied Kit, as he left the block house.