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synonyms for leap in the dark

  • bet
  • chance
  • fall of the cards
  • flip of the coin
  • gamble
  • guess
  • long shot
  • luck of the draw
  • matter of chance
  • outside chance
  • risk
  • risky thing
  • speculation
  • throw of the dice
  • toss of the dice
  • turn of the wheel
  • wild guess
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How to use leap in the dark in a sentence

Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Ripperda's eye fell upon the mantle,—it was discoloured a dark red in many places, he nodded his head, and the man withdrew.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
He glanced aside, and saw an exceedingly pretty, dark face, which looked vaguely familiar.
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
Down in his galleries and chambers where it was dark as a pocket Grandfather Mole enjoyed himself thoroughly.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
Such throats are trying, are they not?In case one catches cold; Ah, yes!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
She would let him run about for a few moments and then she would leap upon him as if she had nearly lost him.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
His dark, shining, almost too intelligent eyes looked at Nigel, and looked away.
BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
The seeds of some species are of a dark brown while others are of a lighter shade.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
The commander-in-chief still kept him attached to the headquarter staff, and constantly employed him on special service.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
These disseminated them to the people, with proper commentaries, in dark hints and distant observations.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
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WORDS RELATED TO LEAP IN THE DARK

  • bet
  • chance
  • fall of the cards
  • flip of the coin
  • gamble
  • guess
  • leap in the dark
  • long shot
  • luck of the draw
  • matter of chance
  • outside chance
  • risk
  • risky thing
  • speculation
  • throw of the dice
  • toss of the dice
  • turn of the wheel
  • wild guess
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.