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Synonyms for chance

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

a favorable or advantageous combination of circumstances

a possibility of danger or harm

to take place by chance

to run the risk of

chance on: to find or meet by chance

having no particular pattern, purpose, organization, or structure

Synonyms for chance

an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another

a risk involving danger

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the possibility of future success

come upon, as if by accident

occurring or appearing or singled out by chance


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Based upon the DDS mean Total pretest score of the 53 students in the dropout-prevention program (see Table 1), counselors accurately selected individuals who fell within the range indicating an even chance of dropping out of school (mean = 60.
As Chief Joseph of the Nez Perce told a congressional delegation more than a hundred years ago: "We only ask an even chance to live as other men live.
Marvin Dumandan, who closed out with a course record-tying eight-under-par 64 at Eagle Ridge to finish second to Antonio Lascuna two weeks ago, is one of the prominent bombers off the tee with more than an even chance to prevail here.
I thought I had an even chance going into the final.
A minimum quota of six women has been imposed as par t of ef for t s to promote equality and with 13 female candidates in the field Ann McKechin has an even chance of being elected.
BLUES have an even chance of survival in the 'brutal' domain of the Premier League.
The contestant's stake in the game had reached an even chance of winning pounds 20,000 -which is surely worth pounds 10,000.
Win and we're facing a home cup-tie with Cardiff that gives us an even chance of making the fifth round.
Students with these ACT scores have a high probability--75%--of earning a "C" or better and an even chance of earning a "B" or higher in college algebra and biology courses, respectively.
Walsall defender Anthony Gerrard has no better than an even chance of being involved in his side's visit to in-form Stock-port County tonight.
BOXING experts today give Roy Jones Jnr an even chance of pulling off the fight game's greatest ever sensation, writes FRANK WIECHULA.
Dalglish insists every player has an even chance of a first team place and new signings will NOT be given special treatment.
Meanwhile, the Energy, off to one of their finest starts in recent years, are given an even chance to pick up a third straight win in their clash with the Ging Kings at 7:30 p.
Cayetano said through an arrangement with the governments' Technical and Education Skills Development Authority (TESDA) and private sector learning institution Informatics and the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology (BJMP, prisoners will have an even chance at reform.
Whether we can win remains to be seen, but myself and the players are going in with, what we consider, an even chance.