chance upon

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synonyms for chance upon

On this page you'll find 196 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to chance upon, such as: come across, meet up with, run into, encounter, hit, and light.

How to use chance upon in a sentence

  • While Skylark is away, in the countryside, they chance upon a vitality that has evaded them for too many years.

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  • I was glad to hear we had happened by chance upon such comfortable quarters.

    The White Man's Foot | Grant Allen
  • I 'd not go bail for his preferring your interests to his own, but as times go, you might chance upon worse.

    Roland Cashel | Charles James Lever

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