game of chance

noun phrase

Definition of game of chance

: a game (such as a dice game) in which chance rather than skill determines the outcome

First Known Use of game of chance

1660, in the meaning defined above

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“Game of chance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/game%20of%20chance. Accessed 22 Jan. 2021.

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