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 Dictionary entry overview: What does fat chance mean? 

  The noun FAT CHANCE has 1 sense:

1. little or no chance of success

  Familiarity information: FAT CHANCE used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1fat chance [BACK TO TOP]


Little or no chance of success

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Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects


fat chance; slim chance

Hypernyms ("fat chance" is a kind of...):

chance; probability (a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur; a number expressing the ratio of favorable cases to the whole number of cases possible)

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