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likelihood

noun [U]
 
 
/ˈlaɪ.kli.hʊd/
the chance that something will happen
可能,可能性
This latest dispute greatly increases the likelihood of a strike.
最近的這場衝突極大地增加了罷工的可能性。
[+ that] There is every likelihood that more jobs will be lost later this year.
今年晚些時候很可能會有更多的人失業。
There is little likelihood now that interest rates will come down further.
現在利率進一步下降的可能性幾乎爲零。
Possible and probable
Translations of “likelihood”
in Korean 가능성…
in Arabic احتِمال…
in Portuguese probabilidade…
in Catalan probabilitat…
in Japanese 見込み…
in Italian probabilità, possibilità, eventualità…
in Russian вероятность…
in Turkish olasılık, ihtimal…
in Chinese (Simplified) 可能,可能性…
in Polish prawdopodobieństwo…
(Definition of likelihood from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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