Synonyms for probability

Synonyms for (noun) probability

Synonyms: probability

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

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

Similar words: quality

Definition: an essential and distinguishing attribute of something or someone

Usage: the quality of mercy is not strained--Shakespeare

Synonyms: chance, probability

Definition: 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

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

Similar words: quantity, measure, amount

Definition: how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify

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