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Synonyms:

acquaint, advance, advise, announce, apprise, ballyhoo, bill, blazon, boost, build up.
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Correct spelling:
may
Definition:
To be able: to be allowed: to be free to act: to be possible: to be by chance:- pa. t. might ( mit).

Synonyms:

noun
may
can, Crataegus Laevigata, Crataegus Oxycantha, English Hawthorn, get, might, whitethorn.
time
may.
trees
acacia, alder, almond, ash, aspen, balsa, banyan, baobab, bay, bay tree.
verb
concede possibility
shall, should, will, be going to.
grant permission
can, can do, be allowed, be authorized, be permitted.
Examples of usage:
  1. I may tell you nothing. – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  2. It may never call again, brotheh! – John March, Southerner by George W. Cable
  3. May be as they says; may be not. – A Poor Man's House by Stephen Sydney Reynolds
  4. And well you may be. – Patty's Success by Carolyn Wells
  5. You may be sure I would, Sally. – Concerning Sally by William John Hopkins

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