Meaning of PROBABILITY in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ prɒbəbɪlɪti ]
The probability of something happening is how likely it is to happen, sometimes expressed as a fraction or a percentage.
Without a transfusion, the victim’s probability of dying was 100%...
The probabilities of crime or victimization are higher with some situations than with others...
You say that there is a probability that something will happen when it is likely to happen.
If you’ve owned property for several years, the probability is that values have increased...
His story-telling can push the bounds of probability a bit far at times.
N-VAR [ vagueness ]
If you say that something will happen in all probability , you mean that you think it is very likely to happen.
The Republicans had better get used to the fact that in all probability, they are going to lose...
PHRASE : PHR with cl [ vagueness ]
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006