Changing vs Chancing - What's the difference?

changing | chancing |


As verbs the difference between changing and chancing

is that changing is while chancing is .

As nouns the difference between changing and chancing

is that changing is change; alteration while chancing is something that happens by chance.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

changing

English

Verb

(head)
  • Derived terms

    * everchanging * unchanging

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • change; alteration
  • * George Fox
  • And stand steadfast in the unchangeable life and seed of God, which was before changings and alterings were; and which will remain when they all are gone.

    chancing

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • Something that happens by chance.
  • * 1832 , Robert Mudie, The Botanic Annual (page viii)
  • Although some of the subjects treated of are deciduous, all of them last for seasons; and such is the intention of the book, whatever may be its chance in a world of chancings .
  • * Thomas Hardy
  • I did not know what better or worse / Chancings might bless or curse