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Daemon
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happenstance

(noun) A chance circumstance.

Synonyms: coincidence

Usage: Marriage loomed only as an outgrowth of happenstance; you met a person.
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happenstance
Definition: (noun) A chance circumstance.
Synonyms: coincidence
Usage: Marriage loomed only as an outgrowth of happenstance; you met a person.

casualidade
Definição: (substantivo) uma circunstância casual.
Definições: coincidência
Uso: O casamento surgiu apenas como uma consequência do acaso; você conheceu uma pessoa.
Ashwin Vemuri
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happenstance

(noun) A chance circumstance.

Synonyms: coincidence

Usage: Marriage loomed only as an outgrowth of happenstance; you met a person.
taurine
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There is, in our judgment, no basis for allowing him, merely because of the happenstance of the decision of Bentham in relation to parts of the body, to allow him another go in raising the issue as to whether the bottle inside the bag did in fact have the appearance of a firearm.

– The judgment of Lord Justice Moses, Williams, R v [2006] EWCA Crim 1650 (7 June 2006)
Adyl Mouhei
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Examples of happenstance in a Sentence


-Our meeting was pure happenstance.
-We met each other by happenstance.


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Kristen M. Carlson
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What A Coincidence!
taurine
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Kristen M. Carlson wrote:
What A Coincidence!


By sheer happenstance.
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