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slim chance

noun as in fighting chance

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Why does a fat chance and a slim chance mean the same thing?

De time wuz w'en folks had a mighty slim chance fer ter git bristle, en dey aint no tellin' w'en dat time gwine come ag'in.

It is hardly likely that the other three will send delegates, and if they should, you have but a slim chance for kings and poets.

No grub meant practically capital punishment, though there was a slim chance, all depending on the season of the year.

It seemed a slim chance, but Hortense took a bite of cooky and waited to see what would happen.

All at once an inspiration rushed into the girl's heart—a slim chance, but it seemed the only one.


On this page you'll find 57 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to slim chance, such as: also-ran, long shot, sleeper, underdog, hundred-to-one shot, and improbability.

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