an outside chance

a remote possibility.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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  • outside chance — noun A remote chance • • • Main Entry: ↑outside …   Useful english dictionary

  • outside chance — Synonyms and related words: bare possibility, chance, conceivability, conceivableness, contingency, dark horse, even chance, eventuality, fighting chance, gambling chance, good chance, good possibility, hardly a chance, hope, hundred to one shot …   Moby Thesaurus

  • outside chance — noun small chance. See Also: outsider …   Wiktionary

  • (an) outside chance — an outside chance phrase if there is an outside chance of something happening, it is just possible but unlikely There’s an outside chance that we’ll both arrive on the same day. England still has an outside chance of winning in the 1,000 metres… …   Useful english dictionary

  • an outside chance — if there is an outside chance of something happening, it is just possible but unlikely There s an outside chance that we ll both arrive on the same day. England still has an outside chance of winning in the 1,000 metres event …   English dictionary

  • an outside chance — ► an outside chance a remote possibility. Main Entry: ↑outside …   English terms dictionary

  • an outside chance — a remote possibility …   Useful english dictionary

  • The Outside Chance of Maximilian Glick — (1988) is a Canadian film based on the novel by Morley Torgov. The story is about a young Jewish boy from a small Manitoba community who has an overbearing family. To make matters more difficult, he likes a Christian girl, whom he later competes… …   Wikipedia

  • outside — ► NOUN 1) the external side or surface of something. 2) the external appearance of someone or something. 3) the part of a path nearer to a road. 4) the side of a curve where the edge is longer. ► ADJECTIVE 1) situated on or near the outside. 2) …   English terms dictionary

  • outside — [out′sīd΄, out΄sīd′] n. 1. the outer side, part, or surface; exterior 2. a) outward aspect or appearance; that part of anything that is presented to view b) that which is obvious or superficial 3. any place or area not inside adj. 1. of or on the …   English World dictionary

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