### 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

ranking | word | |
---|---|---|

#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

**probability**of financial distress is now materially reduced after the recent developments at Usiminas.Since the share price of Reliance is already at peak position, the

**probability**of other companies shares going up is very low almost ZERO. Indicators suggest is to book loss and quit at this junctureSometimes what's recommended to the people is something different than what's recommended to the leaders, because I have been recommended to use hydroxychloroquine as a prophylaxis and the

**probability**of this harming you is very low.The UK is attributing responsibility with a very high degree of

**probability**to Iran for the Aramco attacks. We think it very likely indeed that Iran was indeed responsible, we will be working with our American friends and our European friends to construct a response that tries to deescalate tensions in the Gulf region.Medicine is a science of uncertainty and an art of

**probability.**

## 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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