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 for take chances
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  take chances
      v 1: take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; "When you
           buy these stocks you are gambling" [syn: gamble,
           chance, risk, hazard, take chances, adventure,
           run a risk, take a chance]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  26 Moby Thesaurus words for "take chances":
     brave, chance, chance it, court destruction, dare, defy danger,
     face up to, forget the odds, gamble, gamble on, hazard,
     play with fire, rely on fortune, risk, run a chance,
     run the chance, run the risk, set at hazard, take a chance,
     take a flier, tempt Providence, tempt fortune, trust to chance,
     try the chance, venture, wager

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