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may /mei/
  • trợ động từ (thời quá khứ might; không có động tính từ quá khứ)
    • có thể, có lẽ
      • it may be: điều đó có thể xảy ra
      • they may arrive tomorrow: có thể ngày mai họ đến
    • có thể (được phép)
      • may I smoke?: tôi có thể hút thuốc được không?
    • có thể (dùng thay cho cách giả định)
      • you must work hard that you may succeed: anh phải làm việc chăm chỉ để có thể thành công
      • however clever he may be: dù nó có thông minh đến đâu chăng nữa
      • we hope he may come again: chúng tôi mong nó có thể lại đến nữa
    • chúc, cầu mong
      • may our friendship last forever: chúc tình hữu nghị chúng ta đời đời bền vững
  • danh từ
    • cô gái, thiếu nữ; người trinh nữ
    • danh từ (May)
      • tháng năm
      • (nghĩa bóng) tuổi thanh xuân
        • in the May of life: đang tuổi thanh xuân, đang thời trai trẻ
      • (số nhiều) những kỳ thi tháng năm (ở trường đại học Căm-brít)
      • (số nhiều) những cuộc đua thuyền tháng năm
      • (may) (thực vật học) cây táo gai
      • Queen of [the] May
        • hoa khôi ngày hội tháng năm
    Concise Dictionary
    +the month following April and preceding June
    +thorny Eurasian shrub of small tree having dense clusters of white to scarlet flowers followed by deep red berries; established as an escape in eastern North America

    Advanced English Dictionary
    + noun
    [U, C] the fifth month of the year, between April and June
    Help Note: To see how May is used, look at the examples at April.
    Collocation Dictionary

    More information about MONTH


    the month of ~
    The bus service will be offered free of charge to residents for the month of August.

    last, next, that, this ~ the/this coming ~ the following/previous ~
    She'll be 40 this coming September.

    ~ (of) last/next/that/this year ~ (of) the/this coming year ~ (of) the following/previous/same year
    The construction work began in May of last year.

    early, late, mid-~
    The strike began in late March.

    the beginning, end, middle of ~
    I'm going on holiday at the end of April.

    first/latter/second half of ~
    The first half of January was marked by intense diplomatic activity.

    the period ~
    Throughout the period November to February flocks of 500 or more are regularly present.

    the months/weeks/year to ~
    In the year to June, sales were up 12% on a year ago.

    spend ~
    He spent August abroad.

    ~ arrive, come (written)
    November came with especially nasty fog.

    ~ pass (into ~) (written)
    January passed into February with the crime still a mystery.

    a ~ day/morning/night, etc.
    a misty December morning

    ~ ('s) edition/issue
    His article will appear in May's issue of the magazine.

    ~ sales
    I picked up lots of bargains in the January sales.

    ~ coup, demonstration, election, meeting, referendum, revolution, riot, summit, etc.
    The party is to boycott the June elections.

    about, around ~
    We will write to you again around August.

    after, before ~
    We expect to take delivery some time after June.

    between ~ and ~
    The hotel is closed between October and April.

    by ~
    The refurbishment should be completed by December.

    come ~
    It's back to school for him come September

    (= when September comes).

    during ~
    The museum attracted 2,000 visitors during March.

    for ~
    The congress is planned for February 2003.

    from ~
    The exhibition is open from March to November.

    in ~
    We're getting married in April.

    since ~
    She has played only four games since November.

    throughout ~
    The freezing weather continued throughout January.

    (up) to, until ~
    The show runs until the end of October.

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