Definition of be in with a chance in English:

be in with a chance

phrase

  • Have the possibility of success or victory.

    ‘he is still in with a chance of winning the dance competition’
    • ‘"I knew I might have been in with a chance, but never expected to win," he added.’
    • ‘All question papers must be returned by September 1 to be in with a chance of claiming one of the prizes.’
    • ‘By the last couple of rounds we were in with a chance.’
    • ‘We've got numerous people who are in with a chance of winning a medal.’
    • ‘He insisted that he was in with a chance of reaching the second round.’
    • ‘If other results go their way then they could still be in with a chance to make the play-offs.’
    • ‘Just bring a carload of friends and try your hand at the clues to be in with a chance to win a prize.’