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Definitions of chance:

part of speech: noun

An unforeseen event; an accident; a possibility; opportunity; risk.

part of speech: verb transitive

To risk; with it.

part of speech: verb transitive

To risk.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To happen; occur without design or expectation.

part of speech: noun

An unforeseen event; accident; what fortune may bring; an opportunity.

part of speech: adjective

Happening by chance; casual.

part of speech: verb

To happen; to occur without design; to risk.

part of speech: adjective

Happening by chance.

part of speech: adjective

Casual.

part of speech: noun

That which falls out or happens: an unexpected event: risk: opportunity: possibility of something happening.

Usage examples for chance:

  • Give yourself a chance if you do. "The Tin Soldier", Temple Bailey
  • So when he got that chance to go, I just said, 'Go. "The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete", William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  • Then chance put Mrs. Aylmer the great in her way. "The Time of Roses", L. T. Meade
  • You shall have a chance when you come. "Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens", Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
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