Explicație chance în Dicționarul Englez Englez

chance

(chans )

substantiv
a risk involving danger
"you take a chance when you let her drive"

substantiv
a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur
"what is the probability of rain?"
"we have a good chance of winning"

substantiv
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"

substantiv
a possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances
"the holiday gave us the opportunity to visit Washington"
"now is your chance"

verb
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"

verb
take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome
"When you buy these stocks you are gambling"

verb
be the case by chance
"I chanced to meet my old friend in the street"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) fortune, hazard, luck, opportunity, probability
(verb) adventure, bump, encounter, find, gamble, happen, risk