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    just (adb.)

    But if you buckle down and study hard, you just may pass.

    I looked up dictionaries for "just" but none of the definitions seem to fit for the sentence!

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    Re: just (adb.)

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    From the American Heritage Dictionary:

    3. By a narrow margin; barely: just missed being hit; just caught the bus before it pulled away.
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    Re: just (adb.)

    Hi,
    It means there's a very slim chance you pass.
    Cheers

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