- pergolesi, giovanni battista,
- pergolide mesylate,
- peri, jacopo,
Origin of perhaps
Examples from the Web for perhaps
Citizens, perhaps, need to feel like they can communicate something to science.
Perhaps on his own nowadays, Epstein is trying his best to webmaster over a dozen URLs.Sleazy Billionaire’s Double Life Featured Beach Parties With Stephen Hawking|M.L. Nestel|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Democrats would be mistaken to underestimate Mike Huckabee, perhaps the strongest Republican presidential contender.
Perhaps, as Dwight Garner wrote, Steinberg just needed an idea for a book.
Perhaps it always seems that way at the time, but surely we face our fair share right now.
Perhaps I was wrong to lose my temper and threaten him, but I am half mad.An American Suffragette|Isaac N. Stevens
And perhaps for her it wore the greater dignity from her vague idea of its internal workings.Wheat and Huckleberries|Charlotte Marion (White) Vaile
It has no power, but perhaps you could tow it behind your launch.Roy Blakeley|Percy Keese Fitzhugh
Perhaps he is stirred at the thought of fighting for "England, Home, and Beauty."Kitchener's Mob|James Norman Hall
Henri had a thought, perhaps, of the rabbit's foot that Schneider carried.Our Young Aeroplane Scouts in Germany|Horace Porter
- possibly; maybe
- (as sentence modifier)he'll arrive tomorrow, perhaps; perhaps you'll see him tomorrow
Word Origin for perhaps
1520s, formed from Middle English per, par "by, through" (see per-) + plural of hap "chance" (see happen), on model of peradventure, perchance, etc. which now have been superseded by this word. Perhappons "possibly, by chance" is recorded from late 15c.