Bedeutung von “chance” im Essential American English Dictionary


noun us /tʃæns/

B1 the possibility that something will happen:

There’s a chance that she’ll still be there.
She has a small chance of passing the exam.

B1 the opportunity to do something:

I didn’t get a chance to talk to you at the party.

B1 [ no plural ] the way something happens because of luck, or without being planned:

I saw her by chance in the store.

a risk:

There’s a chance of injury in almost any sport.
stand a chance

to have a chance of success or of doing something good:

He stands a good chance of winning the election.

(Definition von “chance” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)