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Synonyms for probability
ˌprɒb əˈbɪl ɪ tiprob·a·bil·i·ty

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  1. probability

    Synonyms:
    likelihood, presumption, verisimilitude, chance, appearance

    Antonyms:
    unliklihood, improbability, impossibility, inconceivableness

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  1. probability, chancenoun

    a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur; a number expressing the ratio of favorable cases to the whole number of cases possible

    "the probability that an unbiased coin will fall with the head up is 0.5"

    Synonyms:
    luck, fortune, prospect, chance, opportunity, hazard

    Antonyms:
    improbableness, improbability

  2. probabilitynoun

    the quality of being probable; a probable event or the most probable event

    "for a while mutiny seemed a probability"; "going by past experience there was a high probability that the visitors were lost"

    Synonyms:
    chance

    Antonyms:
    improbability, improbableness

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  1. probabilitynoun

    Synonyms:
    likelihood, presumption, appearance of truth, fair chance, favorable chance

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  1. probabilitynoun

    Synonyms:
    likelihood, verisimilitude, credibleness

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "probability":

    likelihood, probabilities, probabilistic, chance, possibility, likely, probable

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD0.0 / 0 votes

  1. probability

    Synonyms:
    p value

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1358opportunity
#1481likely
#1885chance
#4175possibility
#4206luck
#4235appearance
#5099probability
#5816fortune
#7304hazard
#7939prospect
#9477likelihood
#10461probable
#16213probabilities
#20482presumption
#21353probabilistic
#130747verisimilitude

How to use probability in a sentence?

  1. Goldman Sachs:

    The fact that the White House has increased the tariff rate suggests that the probability has risen that tariffs will increase on the remaining roughly $ 300 billion in imports from China that the US has not yet targeted.

  2. Richard Clarke:

    I think we have to be very careful. If we do go back in, we need to understand why and what the probability of success is and exactly what we're going to do and what the limits are.

  3. Michael Wan:

    I think as we move into the next few months, the market will try to price in for a higher probability of easing.

  4. Claudio Molina:

    It is very likely that Europe could apply anti-subsidy sanctions in two or three months. In that scenario, there is a high probability that production lines would stop.

  5. Ravindra Pasale:

    Embrace probability. Only mathematicians and fools have a tendency to embellish certainty.


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