nombre femenino/feminine noun or nombre masculino/masculine noun
- 1 (América Latina/Latin America) (oportunidad) chance no me dio chance de defenderme he didn't give me the chance to defend myself no hay ningún chance de que se salve he has no chance of escaping este caballo tiene pocas chances de ganar this horse doesn't have o/or stand much chance of winning
- 2(chance masculino)2.1 (Venezuela) [familiar/colloquial] (romance) tengo un chance con ella I've got a thing going with her [familiar/colloquial] le salió un chance con una muchacha del pueblo he got involved with one of the village girls [familiar/colloquial] 2.2 (Colombia) [familiar/colloquial], (lotería) lottery ticket
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
In Central America and Mexico, the word 'botana' means a small portion of food, olives, peanuts etc, usually served with a drink at parties, bars, or social occasions.