Fighting chances - definition of fighting chances by The Free Dictionary
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A chance to win but only with a struggle: had a fighting chance to recover.
a slight chance of success dependent on a struggle
a possibility of success following a struggle: He barely has a fighting chance to get well.
References in classic literature
I would that he had a fighting chance
," said John Harned, facing the ring to see the second bull come in.
I can do is to handcuff the fellow and wait till morning if he won't go quietly; and he'll be a fool if he does, while there's a fighting chance
BOOKIES Ladbrokes have offered odds on John Prescott's fighting chances
after his midweek bout.