ghost of a chance

noun phrase

Definition of ghost of a chance

: any chance at all He doesn't have/stand a ghost of a chance of winning.

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“Ghost of a chance.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ghost%20of%20a%20chance. Accessed 20 May. 2022.

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