Chance and Scheme


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Chance noun – The uncertain course of events.
Usage example: rather than leave everything to chance, let's plan how we're going to spend our time in New York City

Scheme is an antonym for chance in topics: fate, possibility, risk, happen, gamble.
Nearby Words: chancy, chanced, chancery, chanceful, chancing
Antonyms for Chance


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Scheme noun – A clever often underhanded means to achieve an end.
Chance is an antonym for scheme.
Nearby Words: schemed, scheming, schema, schemer, schematic
Antonyms for Scheme
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How words are described

good good chance good scheme
normal normal chance normal scheme
actual actual chance actual scheme
real real chance real scheme
Other adjectives: massive, great, little, final, greater, larger, odd, next, last, bigger.

Common collocations

way chance way scheme way

Both words in one sentence

  • Whatevermancy Also if a work features a Fantastic Science, there's a good chance that it's going to have a similar naming scheme.
    Source: Whatevermancy
  • Literature / Brewster's Millions As time runs out on Brewster's chance to earn the inheritance, Angela informs Monty of the scheme.
  • Manga / Pandora in the Crimson Shell: Ghost Urn Cuteness Proximity: Nene literally goes ga-ga over Clarion, and it doesn't take much to get her to cooperate with Uzal's zany scheme because it gives her the chance to be close to Clarion.
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