Translation of "likely" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /ˈlaɪ.kli/ us /ˈlaɪ.kli/

B1 If something is likely, it will probably happen or is expected.

Do remind me because I'm likely to forget. 一定要提醒我,因爲我可能會忘記。
What's the likely outcome of this whole business? 整宗事件可能會出現甚麽結果?
I suppose that might happen but it's not very likely. 我認為那樣的事也許會發生,但可能性不大。
[ + that ] It's quite likely that we'll be in Spain this time next year. 明年的這個時候我們很可能會在西班牙。

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uk /ˈlaɪ.kli/ us /ˈlaɪ.kli/
as likely as not

C1 probably

As likely as not, she'll end up in court over this problem. 關於這個問題她最終很可能會訴諸法律。

(Translation of “likely” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)