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过去式: chanced 过去分词: chanced 名词复数: chances 现在分词: chancing
- His slowness lost him the chance .
- There is a reasonable chance that he will come .
- You should never take chances when driving a car .
- You see you destroy one of his chances .
- He is too smart not to jump at the chance .
- I did n't give him a chance to say a word .
- He never shows himself in that chance way .
- He has missed a chance of promotion again .
- The plaintiff sees no chance of success .
- There is a chance to dispose of another 100 tons .
- occurring or appearing or singled out by chance; "seek help from casual passers-by"; "a casual meeting"; "a chance occurrence"
- come upon, as if by accident; meet with; "We find this idea in Plato"; "I happened upon the most wonderful bakery not very far from here"; "She chanced upon an interesting book in the bookstore the other day"
同义词：find, happen, bump, encounter,
- take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; "When you buy these stocks you are gambling"
同义词：gamble, risk, hazard, take chances, adventure, run a risk, take a chance,
- be the case by chance; "I chanced to meet my old friend in the street"
- a risk involving danger; "you take a chance when you let her drive"
- a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur; a number expressing the ratio of favorable cases to the whole number of cases possible; "the probability that an unbiased coin will fall with the head up is 0.5"
- an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another; "bad luck caused his downfall"; "we ran into each other by pure chance"
同义词：luck, fortune, hazard,
- the possibility of future success; "his prospects as a writer are excellent"
- a possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances; "the holiday gave us the opportunity to visit Washington"; "now is your chance"