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Chance (IPA: /ˈtʃæns/)


Chance (n.)

A supposed material or psychical agent or mode of activity other than a force, law, or purpose; fortune; fate; -- in this sense often personified.

Chance (n.)

The operation or activity of such agent.

Chance (n.)

The supposed effect of such an agent; something that befalls, as the result of unknown or unconsidered forces; the issue of uncertain conditions; an event not calculated upon; an unexpected occurrence; a happening; accident; fortuity; casualty.

Chance (n.)

A possibility; a likelihood; an opportunity; -- with reference to a doubtful result; as, a chance to escape; a chance for life; the chances are all against him.

Chance (n.)

Probability.

Chance (v. i.)

To happen, come, or arrive, without design or expectation.

Chance (v. t.)

To take the chances of; to venture upon; -- usually with it as object.

Chance (v. t.)

To befall; to happen to.

Chance (a.)

Happening by chance; casual.

Chance (adv.)

By chance; perchance.

Chance

Random occurence

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Album by Manfred Mann’s Earth Band

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Census-designated place in Maryland, USA

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Novel by Joseph Conrad

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EP by Savatage

Chance Synonyms

Unplanned, Accidental, Casual

Chance Synonyms

Fortune, Hazard, Luck

Chance Synonyms

Opportunity

Chance Synonyms

Probability

Chance Synonyms

Prospect

Chance Synonyms

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Chance Synonyms

Encounter, Find, Bump, Happen

Chance Synonyms

Adventure, Hazard, Take A Chance, Run A Risk, Take Chances, Gamble, Risk

Chance Synonyms

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CHANCE (Acronym / Abbreviation)

ChanceChannel - Kanal

Chance Rhymes

Anse, Chance, Crance, Dance, France, Glance, Hance, Lance, Mance, Nance, Prance, Rance, Schanz, Schranz, Stance, Trance, Vance

Advance, Askance, Duran's, Enhance, Expanse, Finance, Lafrance, Mccance, Romance

Pomerance, Pomeranz, Refinance

Underfinance

Chance (Last Name / Surname)

Chance is the #2,540 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 14,256 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Chance in Spanish is Oportunidad

Tagalog Translation

Chance in Tagalog is Pagkakataon

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [From Walter Maynard]: What a folly are our own exertions ; every thing depends upon a lucky chance in this world !" - Ethel Churchill (or The Two Brides)

Example Sentence (Quote)

" [While Jay is arguing with a Black customer] Today's forecast? Dark and cloudy, with chance of drive-by." - The 40-Year-Old Virgin

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A chance to try your technique is in one instant never to be regained, so try it without hesitation." - Kyuzo Mifune

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A girl in a convertible is worth five in the phonebook." - Chance

Example Sentence (Quote)

"A lucky chance, that oft decides the fate Of mighty monarchs." - Chance


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