## EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PROBABILITY

Let them ponder on the probability of succeeding with the people.

Thus doubtless our hostess reasoned, and in all probability she was right.

Then there was some probability of being put in a coaster; which we might run away with.

The case is the same with the probability of causes, as with that of chance.

So far the probability was against Arthur's being the author.

Some one is, in all probability, left to think twice about it.

The probability is that the loss was about fifteen millions.

I had foreseen the probability of her coming, but not the possibility of her coming so soon.

Yes, I could in all probability have blown up the entire Empire of Austria.

Some of these wives, in all probability, possess the information that we would like to get.

## MORE RELATED WORDS FOR PROBABILITY

### expectance

nounanticipation### expectancy

nounanticipation### expectations

nounbelief, anticipation### imperilment

noundanger### law of averages

nountheory of probability### likelihood

nounchance of something happening### opportunities

nounlucky chance; favorable circumstances- befalling
- break
- connection
- contingency
- convenience
- cut
- event
- excuse
- fair shake
- fighting chance
- fitness
- fling
- fortuity
- freedom
- go
- good fortune
- good luck
- happening
- hope
- hour
- iron in the fire
- juncture
- leisure
- liberty
- moment
- occasion
- one's move
- one's say
- one's turn
- opening
- pass
- prayer
- probability
- relief
- room
- run
- scope
- shot
- show
- space
- spell
- squeak
- stab
- the hunt
- the running
- time
- turn
- whack

### opportunity

nounlucky chance; favorable circumstances- befalling
- break
- connection
- contingency
- convenience
- cut
- event
- excuse
- fair shake
- fighting chance
- fitness
- fling
- fortuity
- freedom
- go
- good fortune
- good luck
- happening
- hope
- hour
- iron in the fire
- juncture
- leisure
- liberty
- moment
- occasion
- one's move
- one's say
- one's turn
- opening
- pass
- prayer
- probability
- relief
- room
- run
- scope
- shot
- show
- space
- spell
- squeak
- stab
- the hunt
- the running
- time
- turn
- whack

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