Definition of stand a chance of
- The team stands a chance of doing well this year.
- I think she stands a good chance of winning the election.
- She stands no chance of winning.
: to support oneself on the feet in an erect position
: to be a specified height when fully erect
: to rise to an erect position
: a halt for defense or resistance
: an often defensive effort of some duration or degree of success
: a stop made to give a performance
: 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
: 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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