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somebody’s chances

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishsomebody’s chancessomebody’s chancesPROBABLYhow likely it is that someone will succeed Ryan will be a candidate in next month’s elections, but his chances are not good.somebody’s chances of doing something England’s chances of winning the series have all but disappeared.not fancy/not rate somebody’s chances British English (=think someone is unlikely to succeed) I don’t fancy their chances against Brazil.Don’t say ‘someone’s chances to do something’. Say someone’s chances of doing something. chance
Examples from the Corpus
somebody’s chancesWhat are your chances of getting a college scholarship?
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