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Bechance definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

BECH'ANCE, v.i. [be, by, and chance.] To befall; to happen to.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

v
1: become of; happen to; "He promised that no harm would befall her"; "What has become of my children?" [syn: befall, bechance, 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, bechance]

Merriam Webster's

verb Date: 1527 archaic befall

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Bechance Be*chance", adv. [Pref. be- for by + chance.] By chance; by accident. [Obs.] --Grafton.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Bechance Be*chance", v. t. & i. To befall; to chance; to happen to. God knows what hath bechanced them. --Shak.

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

v. a. Befall, happen to.



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