CHANCE


CHANCE
   "the unforeseen." In Greek RELIGION chance was deified and eventually venerated as "GOOD fortune."

Concise dictionary of Religion. 2012.

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  • Chance — (ch[.a]ns), n. [F. chance, OF. cheance, fr. LL. cadentia a allusion to the falling of the dice), fr. L. cadere to fall; akin to Skr. [,c]ad to fall, L. cedere to yield, E. cede. Cf. {Cadence}.] 1. A supposed material or psychical agent or mode of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Chance — Chance, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Chanced}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Chancing}.] To happen, come, or arrive, without design or expectation. Things that chance daily. Robynson (More s Utopia). [1913 Webster] If a bird s nest chance to be before thee. Deut.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Chance — Chance, adv. By chance; perchance. Gray. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chance — Chance, v. t. 1. To take the chances of; to venture upon; usually with it as object. [1913 Webster] Come what will, I will chance it. W. D. Howells. [1913 Webster] 2. To befall; to happen to. [Obs.] W. Lambarde. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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