Sentence Examples with the word Chance

There's still a chance he'll think it's another Pat Corbin who sounded familiar.

In politics and war he followed Pompey's lead; but it is probable that he was discontented with the course on which his leader entered when the first triumvirate was formed, and he may thus have lost his chance of rising to the consulate.

You have a chance to help here, but it will take some intestinal fortitude on your part.

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It may perhaps be no mere chance that with the dynasties of Omri and Jehu the historical continuity is more firm, that older forms of prophetical narrative are preserved (the times from Ahab to Jehu), and that to the reign of the great Jeroboam (first half of the 8th century), the canonical writers have ascribed the earliest of the extant prophetical writings (Amos and Hosea).

As for Men-of-War, when they chance to meet at sea, they first go through such a string of silly bowings and scrapings, such a ducking of ensigns, that there does not seem to be much right-down hearty good-will and brotherly love about it at all.

It looked like young Donnie had a chance at life, in a home where love was in residence, instead of hatred and desperation.

Fred didn't have a chance to bellyache at the compromise before the phone interrupted.

They taunt each other whenever they have the chance and oftentimes want to anger the other but don't intend to follow through.

There was a slim chance they might've succeeded in making him disappear as well, had he been there.

In April the troops were enlivened by news of the Emperor's arrival, but Rostov had no chance of being present at the review he held at Bartenstein, as the Pavlograds were at the outposts far beyond that place.