### What is another word for **probability**?

# Synonyms for probability

ˌprɒb əˈbɪl ɪ tiprob·a·bil·i·ty

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### Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

probability

**Synonyms:**

likelihood, presumption, verisimilitude, chance, appearance**Antonyms:**

unliklihood, improbability, impossibility, inconceivableness

### Princeton's WordNet

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, improbabilityprobabilitynoun

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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### Dictionary of English Synonymes

probabilitynoun

**Synonyms:**

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

### Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

probabilitynoun

**Synonyms:**

likelihood, verisimilitude, credibleness

### PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases for "probability":

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

### Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

probability

**Synonyms:**

p value

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### Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1358 | opportunity | |

#1481 | likely | |

#1885 | chance | |

#4175 | possibility | |

#4206 | luck | |

#4235 | appearance | |

#5099 | probability | |

#5816 | fortune | |

#7304 | hazard | |

#7939 | prospect | |

#9477 | likelihood | |

#10461 | probable | |

#16213 | probabilities | |

#20482 | presumption | |

#21353 | probabilistic | |

#130747 | verisimilitude |

### How to use probability in a sentence?

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

**probability**of easing.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.Embrace

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

## Translations for **probability**

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- probabilitatCatalan, Valencian
- pravděpodobnostCzech
- WahrscheinlichkeitGerman
- πιθανότηταGreek
- probabilidadSpanish
- احتمالPersian
- todennäköisyys, [[todennäköinen]] [[tapahtuma]]Finnish
- probabilitéFrench
- probabilidadeGalician
- kemungkinanIndonesian
- probabilitàItalian
- 確率Japanese
- probabilitasLatin
- varbūtībaLatvian
- веројатностMacedonian
- kebarangkalianMalay
- waarschijnlijkheidDutch
- prawdopodobieństwoPolish
- probabilidadePortuguese
- probabilitateRomanian
- вероятностьRussian
- vjerojatnostSerbo-Croatian
- sannolikhetSwedish
- امکانUrdu
- xác suấtVietnamese

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