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bechance


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bechance  \Be*chance"\,  adv  [Pref.  be-  for  by  +  chance.] 
  By  chance;  by  accident.  [Obs.]  --Grafton. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bechance  \Be*chance"\,  v.  t.  &  i. 
  To  befall;  to  chance;  to  happen  to 
 
  God  knows  what  hath  bechanced  them  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bechance 
  v  1:  become  of  happen  to  "He  promised  that  no  harm  would  befall 
  her";  "What  has  become  of  my  children?"  [syn:  {befall}, 
  {betide}] 
  2:  happen,  occur,  or  be  the  case  in  the  course  of  events  or  by 
  chance;  "It  happens  that  today  is  my  birthday";  "These 
  things  befell"  Santayana  [syn:  {happen},  {befall}] 




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