might

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might is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
might

Pronunciation[change]

Homophones[change]

Noun[change]

Singular
might

Plural
none

  1. (uncountable) The power, strength, force or influence of a person or group.

Verb[change]

Simple present
may

Simple past
might

Negative
mightn't

  1. The past tense of may.
  2. (auxiliary verb) Used to show possible actions. If you might do something, it is possible that you will do it. If something might happen, it is possible that it will happen.
    I might go to the party, but I haven't decided yet.