no chance at all or only a slim hope.
(Austral & NZ, slang) no chance at all Often shortened to Buckley’s
a clasp consisting of a rectangular or curved rim with one or more movable tongues, fixed to one end of a belt or strap, used for fastening to the other end of the same strap or to another strap. any similar contrivance used for such purposes. an ornament of metal, beads, etc., of similar appearance. […]
the form of fullerene having sixty carbon atoms. noun a form of carbon that contains molecules having 60 carbon atoms arranged at the vertices of a polyhedron with hexagonal and pentagonal faces. It is produced in carbon arcs and occurs naturally in small amounts in certain minerals buckminsterfullerene (bŭk’mĭn-stər-fl’ə-rēn’) An extremely stable, ball-shaped carbon molecule […]
Simon Bolivar [bol-uh-ver] /ˈbɒl ə vər/ (Show IPA), 1823–1914, U.S. Confederate general and politician. his son, Simon Bolivar, Jr. 1886–1945, U.S. general. Contemporary Examples Baseball’s Greatest Comebacks Kevin Baker October 16, 2008 ‘The Cabin in the Woods’ Spoilers: Drew Goddard Speaks Freely Maria Elena Fernandez April 15, 2012 Historical Examples History of Morgan’s Cavalry Basil […]
Chiefly Irish English. young fellow; chap; young companion. British Slang. a swaggering fellow. Historical Examples Ted Strong in Montana Edward C. Taylor The Portygee Joseph Crosby Lincoln Baseball Joe on the Giants Lester Chadwick The Straw Eugene O’Neill Plain Mary Smith Henry Wallace Phillips Boy Scouts in the North Sea G. Harvey Ralphson Wide Courses […]