let the chips fall where they may

Definition of let the chips fall where they may

US, informal

  1. :  to allow events to happen without trying to change them —usually used to suggest that one is willing to accept a result, whatever it may be I will run the best campaign I can, then let the chips fall where they may.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  hinder, prevent

  1. :  something that impedes :  obstruction

    :  a shot or point in racket games that does not count and must be replayed

  1. :  to cause to :  make

    :  to offer or grant for rent or lease

    :  to assign especially after bids

chipplay chips
  1. :  a small usually thin and flat piece (as of wood or stone) cut, struck, or flaked off

    :  a small piece of food: such as

    :  a small thin slice of food

  1. :  to cut or hew with an edged tool

    :  to cut or break (a small piece) from something

    :  to cut or break a fragment from

fallplay
  1. :  to descend freely by the force of gravity

    :  to hang freely

    :  to drop oneself to a lower position

  1. :  the act of falling by the force of gravity

    :  a falling out, off, or away :  dropping

    :  the season when leaves fall from trees :  autumn

  1. :  of, relating to, or suitable for autumn

whereplay
  1. :  at, in, or to what place

    :  at, in, or to what situation, position, direction, circumstances, or respect

    :  here, there

  1. :  at, in, or to what place

    :  at, in, or to what situation, position, direction, circumstances, or respect

    :  the place or point at, in, or to which

  1. :  place, location

    :  what place, source, or cause

theyplay
  1. :  he

    :  people

  1. :  have the ability to

    :  have permission to :  be free to

    : used in auxiliary function to express a wish or desire especially in prayer, imprecation, or benediction

  1. :  maiden


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