Definisi 'chance'
English to English
adjective
1 Happening by chance; casual.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
2 occurring or appearing or singled out by chance
Example:
• seek help from casual passers-by
• a casual meeting
• a chance occurrence
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adverb
3 By chance; perchance.
source: webster1913
noun
4 a possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances
Example:
• the holiday gave us the opportunity to visit Washington
• now is your chance
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5 an unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another
Example:
• bad luck caused his downfall
• we ran into each other by pure chance
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6 a risk involving danger
Example:
• you take a chance when you let her drive
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7 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
Example:
• the probability that an unbiased coin will fall with the head up is 0.5
source: wordnet30
8 the possibility of future success
Example:
• his prospects as a writer are excellent
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9 A supposed material or psychical agent or mode of activity other than a force, law, or purpose; fortune; fate; -- in this sense often personified.
source: webster1913
verb
10 be the case by chance
Example:
• I chanced to meet my old friend in the street
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11 take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome
Example:
• When you buy these stocks you are gambling
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12 come upon, as if by accident; meet with
Example:
• 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
source: wordnet30
13 To happen, come, or arrive, without design or expectation.
source: webster1913
14 To take the chances of; to venture upon; -- usually with it as object.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
adventure, gamble, hazard, risk, run a risk, danger, peril, amount, measure, phenomenon, potency, assay, come about, conditional probability, contingent probability, cross section, exceedance, bad luck, brass ring, go for broke, happen,

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