A chance is an opportunity or a possibility. Sometimes "chance" implies risk or a gamble.
- There's a chance that it might snow next week. The odds are 50-50.
- Chances are we're going to get some snow.
- Chances are I'm not going to have time to work on my house this weekend.
- What are the chances of a winning season for the Cubs next year?
- Walter is looking for a chance to ask his boss for an increase in his salary.
- Laura is waiting for a chance to go sailing.
- Your boss is going to give you one more chance to improve your performance on the job.
- Lenny is asking his girlfriend for a second chance.
- Tomorrow is your last chance to take advantage of a big sale at Macy's.
- When you get a chance, please call me.
- If you get a chance, please pick up some milk on your way home from work.
- Bingo players believe they have a chance to win money.
- The lottery is a game of chance.
- When it comes to your health, don't leave anything to chance.
- Ana doesn't leave anything to chance when it comes to the safety of her children.
Johnny Mathis sang about chances in "Chances Are," one of his most famous hits:
Date of publication: December 3, 2016