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probability
British English: /prɒbəˈbɪlɪti/
American English: /ˌprɑbəˈbɪlədi/

Translation of probability in French:

noun

  • 1
    uncountable
    (likelihood) (of desirable event)
    chances fpl
    (of unwelcome event)
    risques mpl
    in all probability the probability of our getting a pay rise is good
    il y a de fortes chances pour qu'on ait une augmentation
    what is the probability of an avalanche?
    quels sont les risques d'avalanche?
    the probability of winning
    les chances de gagner
    the probability of losing
    les risques de perdre
    the probability of something happening/taking place
    les chances pour que quelque chose se passe/ait lieu
    the probability of an accident/a wedding is remote
    il est peu probable qu'il y ait un accident/un mariage
  • 2
    uncountable
    (likely result)
    probabilité (f)
    war/an election is a probability
    il est probable qu'il y aura une guerre/une élection
  • 3 (Mathematics, Statistics)
    probabilité (f) (that pour que + subj)
    the theory of probability
    la théorie des probabilités

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