a roll of the dice

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Definition of a roll of the dice

informal
used to say that something could have either a good result or a bad resultOpening a new restaurant is always a roll of the dice.It's a roll of the dice whether we succeed or fail.

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“A roll of the dice.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/a%20roll%20of%20the%20dice. Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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