phrase thesaurus

A list of phrases related to the word "chance"...


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  • Bet you can't eat three ( Shredded Wheat advertising slogan )
  • Bet your boots
  • Bet your bottom dollar ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Better luck next time
  • Beyond hope
  • Bow to fate
  • Buckley's chance
  • Buggin's turn ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Calculated risk
  • Captive audience
  • Cat in Hell's chance
  • Center of hope
  • Chance of a lifetime
  • Chance would be a fine thing
  • Chance your arm
  • Chinaman's chance
  • Cross my heart and hope to die
  • Don't bet on it
  • Don't press your luck
  • Don't push your luck
  • Down on his luck
  • Down to the last out ( A baseball expression meaning to have one last chance )
  • Drinking in the last chance saloon
  • Each way bet
  • Even chance
  • Fat chance
  • Fate worse than death ( the meaning and origin of this phrase.. )
  • Fickle finger of fate
  • Fighting chance
  • Fortune favours the brave
  • Give Peace A Chance ( John Lennon song )
  • Glimmer of hope
  • Golden opportunity
  • Good Night And Good Luck ( George Clooney movie )
  • Good bet
  • Good luck would have it
  • Got it in one
  • Great white hope
  • Half a chance
  • Happen along
  • Happy accident
  • Hard luck
  • Have all the luck
  • Hope against hope
  • Hope for the best
  • Hope springs eternal
  • Hope springs eternal in the human breast ( from a poem by Alexander Pope )
  • Hostage to fortune
  • I am the master of my fate ( from a poem by Henley )
  • I bet he drinks Carling Black Label ( Carling Black Label advertising slogan )
  • In the lap of the gods
  • In with a chance
  • It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife ( the opening line of Pride and Prejudice )
  • It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it ( Maurice Switzer quotation )
  • It was just one of those things
  • Jump at the chance
  • Keep hope alive
  • Lady luck
  • Land of hope and glory
  • Last chance
  • Luck Be A Lady Tonight ( Frank Loesser song )
  • Luck of the Devil
  • Luck of the Irish
  • Luck of the draw
  • Luck would have it
  • Lucky number seven
  • Main chance
  • Make your fortune
  • No such luck
  • Not a chinaman's chance
  • Not a hope
  • Not the ghost of a chance
  • Nothing ventured nothing gained
  • On the off chance
  • On the offchance
  • Opportunity never knocks twice
  • Opportunity only knocks once
  • Out of the hat
  • Photo opportunity
  • Pot luck
  • Random act of kindness
  • Random acts of kindness
  • Retail opportunity
  • Reversal of fortune
  • Ride your luck
  • Risk averse
  • Risk capital
  • Risk life and limb
  • Risk management
  • Run the risk
  • Russian roulette
  • Safe bet
  • Say the magic word and win $100 dollars ( A catchphrase from Groucho Marx In You Bet Your Life )
  • Seal your fate
  • See a pin and pick it up, all the day you'll have good luck; see a pin and let it lie, bad luck you'll have all day
  • Seven years' bad luck
  • Small fortune
  • Snowball in hell's chance
  • Soldier of fortune
  • Some Guys Have All The Luck ( Robert Palmer song )
  • Strike while the iron is hot
  • Stroke of luck
  • Sure bet
  • Take a chance on me ( ABBA lyric )
  • Take a gamble
  • Tell your fortune
  • Tempting fate
  • The Great White Hope ( Nickname of James J.Jeffries )
  • The Peerless Leader ( Nickname of Frank Chance )
  • The best of British luck
  • The master of my fate
  • The slings and arrows of outrageous fortune
  • The way the ball bounces
  • Tough luck
  • Triumph of hope over experience
  • Try your luck
  • Twist of fate
  • Two four six eight who do we appreciate ( cheerleader chant )
  • Urine luck
  • Wheel of fate
  • Wheel of fortune
  • When in disgrace with fortune and men's eyes ( from a sonnet by Shakespeare )
  • Where there's life, there's hope
  • Window of opportunity
  • Wish me luck as you wave me goodbye
  • With any luck
  • You bet your boots
  • You bet your britches
  • You bet your sweet bippy ( A catchphrase from Rowan and Martin's Laugh In )
  • You don't get a second chance at a first impression
  • You made your own luck
  • You only get one chance to make a first impression
  • Your best bet
  • Your best bet for a fuller flavour ( Carling Black Label advertising slogan )
  • Your luck is in

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