Definition of likelihood in English:


Line breaks: like¦li|hood
Pronunciation: /ˈlʌɪklɪhʊd


[mass noun]


in all likelihood

Very probably: in all likelihood Helen will outlive me
More example sentences
  • The idea began to occur to me that maybe, in all likelihood, I wasn't all that different from them.
  • It is likely to involve different local interests and, in all likelihood, various interests at the central level as well.
  • It lifted them in a game that in all likelihood the probably shouldn't have been in.

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