Meaning of “odds-on” in the English Dictionary

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"odds-on" in Business English

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thought most likely to happen, succeed, or do a particular thing:

odds-on to do sth He is odds-on to serve another term as president of the Commission.
odds-on for sth Next month looks odds-on for a further rise in interest rates.
Mr Kerry won the state, where he was the odds-on favourite.

(Definition of “odds-on” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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