in with a chance of

Definition of in with a chance of

British, informal

  1. —used to say that someone has a possibility of doing something The challenger may not have much experience, but I still think he's in with a chance of winning.

Word by Word Definitions

chanceplay
  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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