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chance

verb [T]
 
 
/tʃɑːns/ informal
to take a risk by doing something: He'd probably never find out if I did go to the party, but I can't afford to chance it.Taking risksGambling and bookmaking
Translations of “chance”
in Korean 운에 맡기다…
in Arabic يُخاطِر…
in French se produire par hasard…
in Turkish göze almak, riske girmek, şansını denemek…
in Italian rischiare, correre il rischio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 風險, 冒險…
in Russian рисковать…
in Polish ryzykować…
in Spanish suceder algo por casualidad…
in Portuguese arriscar (a sorte)…
in German zufällig geschehen…
in Catalan arriscar-se a…
in Japanese ~を一か八かやってみる…
in Chinese (Simplified) 风险, 冒险…
(Definition of chance verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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