"Chance" • Chinese-English Dictionary

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 jī huì opportunity / chance / occasion / CL:個|个[ge4]
 yīn yuán chance / opportunity / predestined relationship / (Buddhist) principal and secondary causes / chain of cause and effect
 jī yuán chance / opportunity / destiny
 ǒu rán xìng chance / fortuity / serendipity
 yù to meet / to encounter / to treat / to receive / opportunity / chance
 jì huì opportunity / chance
 zhèng hǎo just (in time) / just right / just enough / to happen to / to chance to / by chance / it just so happens that
 ǒu rán incidentally / occasional / occasionally / by chance / randomly
 wàn yī just in case / if by any chance / contingency
 yuán fèn fate or chance that brings people together / predestined affinity or relationship / (Budd.) destiny
 fù dài supplementary / incidentally / in parentheses / by chance / in passing / additionally / secondary / subsidiary / to attach
 wú yuán to have no opportunity / no way (of doing sth) / no chance / no connection / not placed (in a competition) / (in pop lyrics) no chance of love, no place to be together etc
 gǎn shàng to keep up with / to catch up with / to overtake / to chance upon / in time for
 xiè hòu to meet by chance / to run into sb / chance encounter
 bù yuē ér tóng to agree by chance (idiom) / taking the same action without prior consultation
 liáng jī a good chance / a golden opportunity
 yuán fèn also written 緣分|缘分 / fate or chance that brings people together / predestined affinity or relationship / (Budd.) destiny
 sì jī to wait for an opportunity / to watch for one's chance
 zhèng qiǎo just by chance / to happen to (just at the right time) / opportune
 pèng qiǎo by chance / by coincidence / to happen to
 còu qiǎo fortuitously / luckily / as chance has it
 méi xì (coll.) not a chance / no way / hopeless
 pèng yùn qi to try one's luck / to leave sth to chance
 gāng qiǎo by chance / by coincidence / by good luck
 dǔ jú game of chance / gambling party / gambling joint
 bù qī ér yù meet by chance / have a chance encounter
 mò bān chē last bus or train / last chance
 píng shuǐ xiāng féng strangers coming together by chance (idiom)
 shǒu zhū dài tù lit. to guard a tree-stump, waiting for rabbits (idiom) / to wait idly for opportunities / to trust to chance rather than show initiative
 yā bǎo to play yabao (a gambling game) / (fig.) to gamble on / to take one's chance / to try one's luck
 yǎn fú a treat for the eyes / the rare chance of seeing sth beautiful
 xìng shì sth fortunate / a lucky chance
 zuò shī liáng jī to sit and waste a good opportunity (idiom) / to lose the chance
 zāo to meet by chance (usually with misfortune) / classifier for events: time, turn, incident
 féng to meet by chance / to come across / (of a calendar event) to come along / (of an event) to fall on (a particular day) / to fawn upon
 còu to gather together, pool or collect / to happen by chance / to move close to / to exploit an opportunity
 yīng xióng wú yòng wǔ zhī dì a hero with no chance of using his might / to have no opportunity to display one's talents
 zuò shī jī yí to sit and waste a good opportunity (idiom) / to lose the chance
 ǒu yù a chance encounter / to meet accidentally
 pèng to bump / to meet by chance
 jiāo bì shī zhī to miss sb by a narrow chance / to miss an opportunity
 ǒu rán shì jiàn random accident / chance event
 ǒu yǔ qì shì chance remarks can lead to public execution (idiom)
 dà yǒu xī wàng to stand a good chance / to have great hopes / to be promising
 jī yùn chance and opportunity
 ràng xián yǔ néng to step aside and give a more worthy person a chance (idiom)
 guò le zhè cūn méi zhè diàn past this village, you won't find this shop (idiom) / this is your last chance
 qià yù to chance upon / to coincide fortuitously with sth
 kàn zhǔn jī huì to watch for an opportunity / to see one's chance to
 dǔ shàng yī jú to engage in a game of chance / to gamble / to make a bet
 guò le zhè ge cūn jiù méi zhè ge diàn past this village, you won't find this shop (idiom) / this is your last chance
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