Posted on

Pronunciation of Chances: Learn how to pronounce Chances in English correctly

Learn how to say Chances correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word chance:

noun
the unknown and unpredictable element that causes an event to result in a certain way rather than another, spoken of as a real force
(as modifier) ⇒ a chance meeting related adjective fortuitous
fortune; luck; fate
an opportunity or occasion
a risk; gamble ⇒ you take a chance with his driving
the extent to which an event is likely to occur; probability
an unpredicted event, esp a fortunate one ⇒ that was quite a chance, finding him here
(archaic) an unlucky event; mishap
See by chance
See chances are…
See on the chance
See the main chance
verb
(transitive) to risk; hazard ⇒ I’ll chance the worst happening
to happen by chance; be the case by chance ⇒ I chanced to catch sight of her as she passed
See chance on
See chance one’s arm
Derived Forms
ˈchanceful adjective
ˈchanceless adjective
Word Origin
C13: from Old French cheance, from cheoir to fall, occur, from Latin cadere