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I wondered if perhaps he had fallen ill.
It is perhaps not a good idea for a seven-year-old to use a calculator.
You don't look well – perhaps you should go to the doctor.
Perhaps we could all go out and have a meal sometime?
Perhaps you can explain what went wrong?
Perhaps it would be better for his party if he resigned.
His latest novel is perhaps his best.
'I think he must have made a mistake.' 'Yes, perhaps.'
This is the British English definition of perhaps. View American English definition of perhaps.