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Synonyms for happenstance
ˈhæp ənˌstænshap·pen·stance

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  1. happenstancenoun

    Synonyms:
    happenchance, coincidence

  2. happenstancenoun

    A chance or random event or circumstance.

    Synonyms:
    happenchance, coincidence

  3. happenstancenoun

    The chance or random quality of an event or circumstance.

    by happenstance

    Synonyms:
    happenchance, coincidence

Princeton's WordNet

  1. coincidence, happenstancenoun

    an event that might have been arranged although it was really accidental

    Synonyms:
    conjunction, concurrence, co-occurrence, coincidence

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How to use happenstance in a sentence?

  1. Justin Timberlake:

    Sadly, there are millions of kids who will never experience that movie magic. They are refugees who just by geographical happenstance are missing out on what we all take for granted, the ability to laugh, cry, be inspired and escape through the images projected on a screen.

  2. Rod Hughes:

    I know of only one true failure never having tried to grow as a person. All else is simply happenstance.

  3. Keisha Lance Bottoms:

    I don't think it was happenstance that this lawsuit was filed New Day after President Donald Trump visited Atlanta.

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