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tsansa : chance (n.)
Synonyms: oportunidad; probabilidad

Derivatives of tsansa

n. (state)1. chance, opportunitya possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances.; "the holiday gave us the opportunity to visit Washington"; "now is your chance"
~ possibleness, possibilitycapability of existing or happening or being true.; "there is a possibility that his sense of smell has been impaired"
~ brass ringa rich opportunity or a prize.; "he missed the brass ring at the Miami convention"
~ daya period of opportunity.; "he deserves his day in court"; "every dog has his day"
~ clean slate, fresh start, tabula rasaan opportunity to start over without prejudice.
~ hearing, audiencean opportunity to state your case and be heard.; "they condemned him without a hearing"; "he saw that he had lost his audience"
~ hunting grounda place where opportunities abound.
~ occasionan opportunity to do something.; "there was never an occasion for her to demonstrate her skill"
~ openingopportunity especially for employment or promotion.; "there is an opening in the sales department"
~ roomopportunity for.; "room for improvement"
~ saythe chance to speak.; "let him have his say"
~ shot, cracka chance to do something.; "he wanted a shot at the champion"
~ streeta situation offering opportunities.; "he worked both sides of the street"; "cooperation is a two-way street"
~ throwa single chance or instance.; "he couldn't afford $50 a throw"
n. (phenomenon)2. chance, fortune, hazard, luckan unknown and unpredictable phenomenon that causes an event to result one way rather than another.; "bad luck caused his downfall"; "we ran into each other by pure chance"
~ phenomenonany state or process known through the senses rather than by intuition or reasoning.
~ mischance, mishap, bad luckan unpredictable outcome that is unfortunate.; "if I didn't have bad luck I wouldn't have any luck at all"
~ even chance, toss-up, tossupan unpredictable phenomenon.; "it's a toss-up whether he will win or lose"
n. (act)3. chancea risk involving danger.; "you take a chance when you let her drive"
~ danger, risk, perila venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury.; "he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime"; "there was a danger he would do the wrong thing"
n. (attribute)4. chance, probabilitya measure of how likely it is that some event will occur; a number expressing the ratio of favorable cases to the whole number of cases possible.; "the probability that an unbiased coin will fall with the head up is 0.5"
~ quantity, measure, amounthow much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify.
~ conditional probability, contingent probabilitythe probability that an event will occur given that one or more other events have occurred.
~ cross section(physics) the probability that a particular interaction (as capture or ionization) will take place between particles; measured in barns.
~ exceedance(geology) the probability that an earthquake will generate a level of ground motion that exceeds a specified reference level during a given exposure time.; "the concept of exceedance can be applied to any type of environmental risk modeling"
~ fair chance, sporting chancea reasonable probability of success.
~ fat chance, slim chancelittle or no chance of success.
~ joint probabilitythe probability of two events occurring together.
~ risk of exposure, riskthe probability of being exposed to an infectious agent.
~ risk of infection, riskthe probability of becoming infected given that exposure to an infectious agent has occurred.
n. (state)5. chance, prospectthe possibility of future success.; "his prospects as a writer are excellent"
~ potential, potentiality, potencythe inherent capacity for coming into being.
v. (social)6. chancebe the case by chance.; "I chanced to meet my old friend in the street"
~ come about, hap, happen, occur, take place, go on, fall out, pass off, passcome to pass.; "What is happening?"; "The meeting took place off without an incidence"; "Nothing occurred that seemed important"
~ happenchance to be or do something, without intention or causation.; "I happen to have just what you need!"
v. (social)7. adventure, chance, gamble, hazard, risk, run a risk, take a chance, take chancestake a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome.; "When you buy these stocks you are gambling"
~ attempt, essay, try, assay, seekmake an effort or attempt.; "He tried to shake off his fears"; "The infant had essayed a few wobbly steps"; "The police attempted to stop the thief"; "He sought to improve himself"; "She always seeks to do good in the world"
~ go for brokerisk everything in one big effort.; "the cyclist went for broke at the end of the race"
~ luck it, luck throughact by relying on one's luck.
v. (possession)8. bump, chance, encounter, find, happencome upon, as if by accident; meet with.; "We find this idea in Plato"; "I happened upon the most wonderful bakery not very far from here"; "She chanced upon an interesting book in the bookstore the other day"
adj. 9. casual, chanceoccurring or appearing or singled out by chance.; "seek help from casual passers-by"; "a casual meeting"; "a chance occurrence"
~ unplannedwithout apparent forethought or prompting or planning.; "an unplanned economy"; "accepts an unplanned order"; "an unplanned pregnancy"; "unplanned remarks"