Definition of bechance in English:

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bechance

Pronunciation: /bɪˈtʃɑːns/

verb [no object]

literary
Happen or find by chance: the most extraordinary person I ever have bechanced upon [with object]: the occasion to be in London finally bechanced him
More example sentences
  • So, fearing lest a worse thing should bechance him, from Abbeville he went up to Paris.
  • My sons - God knows what hath bechanced them.
  • It was only yesterday morning that she had bechanced to see it, not surprisingly following a discussion on that very same subject.

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