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wanchancy

/wɒnˈtʃænsɪ/
adjective (Scot)
1.
unlucky
2.
dangerous; risky
3.
uncanny; eerie
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Word Origin
C18: from wanchance ill luck, from wan- prefix expressing negation or privation + chance
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