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Synonyms for chance
the quality shared by random, unintended, or unpredictable events or this quality regarded as the cause of such events
the likeliness of a given event occurring
an unexpected random event
a favorable or advantageous combination of circumstances
a possibility of danger or harm
chance on: to find or meet by chance
having no particular pattern, purpose, organization, or structure
Synonyms for chance
a possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances
an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another
a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur
the possibility of future success
take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome
come upon, as if by accident
occurring or appearing or singled out by chance
References in periodicals archive
Elisabeth chanced across
an advert for Angora goats, went to see the sellers and fell in love with the animals.
WHILING away a few spare minutes on the net, I chanced across
the website of Amalgamated Racing (TurfTV), headed 'Amalgamated Racing bringing competition and value to bookmakers'.
Normally Winston - like David Attenborough - is someone so great, you are prepared to join in with anything he does, even if it involves him pretending he has chanced across
a taxi and that we're all going to "Memory Manor" (also known as Longleat).
COULDN'T believe my ears when I chanced across
kiddies show Dog And Duck (ITV1, Wednesday)
CHANNEL-HOPPERS who chanced across
ITV at prime time on Wednesday night could be forgiven for thinking they'd strayed into 10 o'clock Television X Territory.
He was caught after detectives chanced across
a web chat Owen - known as Porkchop91 online - had had with another paedophile who they had arrested as part of an investigation into the file sharing site Gigatribe.