How Do You Spell MAY?

Correct spelling for the English word "may" is [m_ˈeɪ], [mˈe͡ɪ], [mˈe‍ɪ]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of MAY

  1. To be able; to be possible; to be free to; to be allowed. May-be perhaps; a possibility. May-hap perhaps.

Common Misspellings for MAY

Below is the list of 3091 misspellings for the word "may".

Usage Examples for MAY

  1. I may never see it, my dear. - "By Wit of Woman" by Arthur W. Marchmont
  2. When may I go to her? - "Ellen Middleton--A Tale" by Georgiana Fullerton
  3. Do this, Mrs. May. - "The Port of Adventure" by Charles Norris Williamson and Alice Muriel Williamson
  4. Then I may tell Glyddyr?" - "King of the Castle" by George Manville Fenn
  5. But you may go to her. - "Ovington's Bank" by Stanley J. Weyman