chance of survival

Definition of chance of survival

  1. :  likelihood that someone will continue to live in spite of present-day difficult conditions (such as being ill or injured)

Word by Word Definitions

  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

  1. :  the act or fact of living or continuing longer than another person or thing

    :  the continuation of life or existence

    :  one that survives

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to criticize severely

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