Translation of probability in Spanish:
noun plural probabilitiesuncountable or countable
- 1 (likelihood) in all probability they will lose their jobses muy probable que pierdan su trabajothere is little probability that she'll come o of her cominges poco probable que vengawhat are the probabilities for a Democratic victory? (American English)
hay pocas probabilidades de que venga¿qué probabilidades hay de una victoria democrática?Example sentences
- They will continue to kidnap because probability shows that the chance of being caught and prosecuted in Trinidad is slim.
- The laws of probability say it cannot happen but Maine Road is still too fresh in the minds of Minstermen everywhere for it to be ignored just yet.
- He agreed with the coroner that on the balance of probability it was likely someone else had been in the graveyard when the stone fell on Adam.
- 2 (Mathematics)Example sentences
- In the field of mathematics he worked on probability, recurring decimals and the theory of equations.
- Among seven people, there is about a 60 percent probability that two will have birthdays within a week of each other.
- When there are twice as many attackers as defenders, the winning probability exceeds 80 percent.
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