chanc.


chancellor.
chancery.

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Example sentences from the Web for chanc.

  • Oh, Mr. Raynor, I do hope an' pray he see fit to give you a chanc't to 'splain 'way the diffe'nces!

    J. Poindexter, Colored|Irvin Shrewsbury Cobb
  • And if my fate so early had not chanc'd, Seeing the heav'ns thus bounteous to thee, I Had gladly giv'n thee comfort in thy work.

  • And even a rattler is square enough to buzz at yuh and give yuh a chanc't to side-step him.

    Flying U Ranch|B. M. Bower
  • Dat fo'-bit she giv' me chanc' to pay heem back 'bout seex-seven hondre tam'.

    Prairie Flowers|James B. Hendryx