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chance (upon)

verb

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1 to come upon face-to-face or as if face-to-face
  • chanced upon my archenemy as I rounded a corner

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2 to come upon unexpectedly or by chance
  • I chanced upon your mother in the grocery store yesterday

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“Chance (upon).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/chance%20%28upon%29. Accessed 28 Oct. 2020.

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