Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

chanceful

[chans-fuh l, chahns-]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
adjective
  1. full of chance or chances.
  2. Archaic.
    1. dependent on chance.
    2. risky.

Origin of chanceful

First recorded in 1585–95; chance + -ful
Related formschance·ful·ly, adverb
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for chanceful

Historical Examples

  • None the less, his brain was busy with the chanceful possibilities.

    The Price

    Francis Lynde