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outside chance

noun as in fighting chance

noun as in gamble

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Example Sentences

I admitted there was an outside chance it could get made and even get on the air, though the odds are daunting.

He thought that if he did, he might have an outside chance, at least a sure shot at the VP role.

There's an outside chance that old man Nazario has the Arriba we need in his collection at the University.

His trainer did not understand it as he thought the horse had a fair outside chance.

If she had even an outside chance, she would trail her pride, drag it through the mud, through thorns!

So far Mr. Skidmore had nothing to worry him, nothing, that is, except the outside chance of a bad accident.

However, it is only an outside chance, of course, that I wish to guard against.


On this page you'll find 280 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to outside chance, such as: fanciful, implausible, rare, unbelievable, unlikely, and doubtful.

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