What does fat chance mean?


Idiom Meaning:

unlikely to happen


Examples of this Idiom in Movies & TV Shows:


Happy Feet Two (2011)

Time of Scene: ~00:25:00

Ramon: You, me, beautiful egg, right now.

Carmen: You? Me? Fat chance.

Ramon: I have a chance, and it’s fat!

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Hocus Pocus (1993)

Time of Scene: ~00:13:35

Max: In case Jimi Hendrix shows up tonight, here’s my number.

Boy in Class: Max, fat chance.


Watchmen (2009)

Time of Scene: ~01:46:40

Big Figure: He’s dead, Rorschach. While everyone’s distracted, we thought we’d bring you a little housewarming gift. Something from the machine shop.

Fat Thug: Hey, Boss. You notice? None of that “small world, tall order” crap, ’cause he knows once we slice open his lock, he’s next on the block.

Rorschach: Fat chance.



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