Search Result for "perchance":
1. through chance, "To sleep, perchance to dream..";
[syn: perchance, by chance]
2. by chance;
- Example: "perhaps she will call tomorrow"
- Example: "we may possibly run into them at the concert"
- Example: "it may peradventure be thought that there never was such a time"
[syn: possibly, perchance, perhaps, maybe, mayhap, peradventure]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Perchance \Per*chance"\ (p[~e]r*ch[.a]ns"), adv. [F. par by (L. per) + chance. See Par, and Chance.] By chance; perhaps; peradventure. [1913 Webster]Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
23 Moby Thesaurus words for "perchance": accidentally, as it chanced, by a fluke, by accident, by chance, by good fortune, by hazard, casually, conceivably, feasibly, for some reason, fortuitously, haply, imaginably, in some way, incidentally, it may be, maybe, perhaps, possibly, somehow, somehow or other, unpredictably