No-chance Sentence Examples
There was no chance of becoming romantically involved with him.
There's no chance of that now, is there?
There really was no chance of it.
The old man opened the door with a barrage of questions, allowing Dean no chance to escape the interrogation.
There would be no chance of leaving Norfolk that evening.Advertisement
There's no chance of rabies, is there?
In the college itself the voting - secret and by ballot throughout - is by majority; and since this majority consists, under the actual system, of very conservative elements (the landowners and urban delegates having 8ths of the votes), the progressive elements - however much they might preponderate in the country - would have no chance of representation at all save for the curious provision that one member at least in each government must be chosen from each of the five classes represented in the college.
The Confederate States were never able to form a sea-going squadron, and Tattnall had no chance to do more than make a struggle with insufficient resources on its rivers.
But his subordinate rank gave him no chance to impart a greater measure of energy to the naval operations.
But he began to wish for a wider shpere than papal negotiations, and, seeing that he had no chance of becoming a cardinal except by the aid of some great power, he accepted Richelieu's offer of entering the service of the king of France, and in 1639 became a naturalized Frenchman.Advertisement
But the continuance of the Republic in Paris was a condition precedent to the establishment of a republic in Rome, and the first had no chance of existence if the democracy in France did not remain in power.
This coalition between two different elements - an anti-oligarchic party and a war party - had no chance of permanent existence.
Henceforth, for lack of a commander of Dundee's genius, there was no real danger from the clans, and absolutely no chance of a rising of the lowland Jacobites in their support.
A youth was considered to be in his minority until he was tattooed, and in former times be would have no chance of marrying until he had, by submitting to this process, proved himself to be a man.
At the end of the Seven Years' War, seeing no chance of promotion, he entered the service of the East India Company, and was appointed surveyor of the Company's dominions in Bengal (1764), with the rank of captain in the Bengal Engineers.Advertisement
And, though he was trusted by Elizabeth, and on good terms with her, he seems to have seen that he had no chance of advancement.
The primitive community is not so custom-bound that personality has no chance to make itself felt, and the leader of men possessed of an inner fund of inspiration is the wonderworker who encourages all forms of social advance.
The Papuan loves personal adornment and loses no chance of dressing himself up. His chief home-made ornaments are necklaces, armlets and ear-rings of shells, teeth or fibre, and cassowary, cockatoo, or bird of paradise feathers - the last two, or a flower, are worn through the septum of the nose.
But the pressure of events and of parties was too strong; the policy of toleration which had miscarried at the council of Trent had no chance of success in France.
The garrison of Berber, seeing that there was no chance of relief, surrendered a month later and Khartum was completely isolated.Advertisement
If they caught her listening into their conversation, there would be no chance to get away.
The choice of Rioja was no chance decision even tho there were two or three other bodegas in the area.
Snowball's chance in hell " no chance " is from 1931; till hell freezes over " never " is from 1919.
Without knowledge - however imperfect - we have little or no chance of designing new ways forward.
At the very least, some songs you have little or no chance of hearing on the radio will get an airing.Advertisement
Scotland was picked out with ease and his neat lob gave Cairns no chance.
If a person has a preponderance of fast-twitch muscles there is no chance of him or her becoming a world-class marathoner.
Doctors said junior medics will either be forced abroad or work in posts with no chance of career progression.
If you have no chance of avoiding the skunk, strive to avoid the double skunk!
We had five days left, and no chance of setting foot on the route until two meters of fresh snow had settled.
The three Hussein brothers who had been sipping tea outside one of the buildings stood no chance.
Bridges shaped his body well and smashed home a 20-yard volley - the keeper had no chance and Elland Road erupted.
There is no chance for the moral consciousness to claim a decisive vote if a metaphysical system like Hegel's demonstrates all realities in every region, and if its janissaries crush out every movement of rebellion against the tyranny of abstract thought.
The few books accessible to him he almost learned by heart; and, seeing that there was no chance of increasing his stock of knowledge in his native place, he resolved to betake himself to Moscow.
In April the troops were enlivened by news of the Emperor's arrival, but Rostov had no chance of being present at the review he held at Bartenstein, as the Pavlograds were at the outposts far beyond that place.
Coupled to the fact that Manny was stealing scrum ball from the opposition second row IC had no chance.
We conceded the second goal after they cut inand placed a clinical shot into the bottom corner, giving Jonny no chance.
If you have no chance of avoiding the skunk, strive to avoid the double skunk !
The hinges on the crib should lock into place, so that there is no chance of the crib collapsing and injuring your child.
If your cat will be an indoor cat with no chance of producing an unwanted litter, you can wait.
Only one card is issued per account, so there is no chance of unauthorized spending by another family member.
Paper notices are never sent to your home, so there's no chance of your personal information being intercepted in the mail.
Don't plan something that will cause you more anxiety than when you are home such as taking an airplane when you are scared to fly or booking up your itinerary so you have no chance to just sit back and relax.
Many times the group enjoys a form of social torment, and the teen has no chance of being an accepted member of the group.
Further, because the dress is a one of a kind (similar to what celebrities wear on the red carpet), there's no chance that someone else will be wearing the same dress as you.
Saliva or oral fluid based tests are becoming more popular because of the convenience of the method and the fact that there is no chance for these tests to be adulterated.
Without this desire, you stand little to no chance of succeeding on your quest to stop smoking.
Because Josh Garcia felt he had no chance of winning over the general public who will choose the top candidate, he withdrew from the show.
The sides and top of the unit remain cool to the touch at all times and the fan is internally positioned so there is no chance of a toddler's fingers getting injured.
When combining these three search options together, there's virtually no chance for you to miss your desired quarter socks.
What some people do not realize, however, is that just because a remedy is an herb occurring in nature and is organic it does not necessarily means that there is no chance of contraindications with other medicines.
Each senior must meet with every person at the event so there is no chance of passing up someone you may have not met at casual, mingling, affairs.
Since your lenses will be completely submerged in solution, there is no chance of them sticking together in this case.
The job is going to be offered to someone, and if a person doesn't take the time to apply, he or she have no chance of getting hired.
This, too, can cause bleeding, and is a very serious condition as a fetus outside the uterus has little to no chance to survive.
Third, and perhaps most importantly, the overall look of sequins is quite unforgettable; there's no chance that you'll blend into the scenery with this swimsuit style.
Writing a note is a lengthy one-way conversation with no chance for interruptions, discussions or time constraints.
When commitment and feelings aren't reciprocated, there is no chance for the relationship to continue.
They were practical and comfortable, but there was no chance to follow the trends with your feet.
Without them, shows have no chance to survive.
And unlike glass or porcelain, there is no chance of breakage and you never have to clean them.
If you forget about that you have no chance.
There's no chance some of the memory is still there?
That slim chance you leave here becomes no chance.
Gabe gave him no chance to run or fight but snatched his neck.
The area of the grant may have been enlarged by later interpolations; or it may have dealt with property rather than with sovereignty, and have only referred to estates claimed by the pope in the territories named; or it is possible that Charles may have actually intended to establish an extensive papal kingdom in Italy, but was released from his promise by Adrian when the pope saw no chance of its fulfilment.
But in 84 Sulla crossed over from Greece to Asia, made peace with Mithradates, and turned his arms against Fimbria, who, seeing that there was no chance of escape, committed suicide.