a remote chance

Definition of a remote chance

  1. :  a very small possibility There's a remote chance the hurricane will bypass our area.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  separated by an interval or space greater than usual

    :  far removed in space, time, or relation :  divergent

    :  out-of-the-way, secluded

  1. :  a radio or television program or a portion of a program originating outside the studio

    :  remote control

  1. :  something that happens unpredictably without discernible human intention or observable cause

    :  the assumed impersonal purposeless determiner of unaccountable happenings :  luck

    :  the fortuitous or incalculable element in existence :  contingency

  1. :  to take place, come about, or turn out by chance :  happen

    :  to have the good or bad luck

    :  to come or light by chance

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