any chance of...?

any chance of...?
any chance of...? spoken phrase
used for asking someone to give you something or do something for you

Any chance of a cup of coffee, Steve?

Thesaurus: ways of asking questions and making requestshyponym to ask a question or questionssynonym
Main entry: chance

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • by any chance — spoken phrase used when you are asking questions to find out whether something is true You don’t happen to recall his name, by any chance? Thesaurus: ways of asking questions and making requestshyponym to ask a question or questionssynonym… …   Useful english dictionary

  • by any chance — ► by any chance possibly. Main Entry: ↑chance …   English terms dictionary

  • by any chance — adverb possibly; perhaps Are you by any chance looking for a new staff member? Syn: perchance …   Wiktionary

  • by any chance — spoken used when you are asking questions to find out whether something is true You don t happen to recall his name, by any chance? …   English dictionary

  • Chance — (ch[.a]ns), n. [F. chance, OF. cheance, fr. LL. cadentia a allusion to the falling of the dice), fr. L. cadere to fall; akin to Skr. [,c]ad to fall, L. cedere to yield, E. cede. Cf. {Cadence}.] 1. A supposed material or psychical agent or mode of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chance comer — Chance Chance (ch[.a]ns), n. [F. chance, OF. cheance, fr. LL. cadentia a allusion to the falling of the dice), fr. L. cadere to fall; akin to Skr. [,c]ad to fall, L. cedere to yield, E. cede. Cf. {Cadence}.] 1. A supposed material or psychical… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chance — ► NOUN 1) a possibility of something happening. 2) (chances) the probability of something happening. 3) an opportunity. 4) the occurrence of events in the absence of any obvious design. ► VERB 1) do something by accident …   English terms dictionary

  • by any chance — possibly. → chance …   English new terms dictionary

  • chance — chance1 W1S1 [tʃa:ns US tʃæns] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(possibility)¦ 2¦(opportunity)¦ 3¦(risk)¦ 4¦(likely to succeed)¦ 5¦(luck)¦ 6 stand/have a chance (of something/of doing something) 7 by any chance 8 any chance of ...? 9 be in with a chance …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • chance — 1 noun 1 POSSIBILITY (C, U) how possible or likely it is that something will happen, especially something that you want: chance/chances of: What are her chances of survival? | there s a chance (that): There s always the chance that something will …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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