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Meaning of “ten to one” in the English Dictionary

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ten to one

If you say ten to one something will or will not ​happen, you ​mean it is very ​likely that it will or will not ​happen: Ten to one he won't be there ​tonight.
(Definition of ten to one from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ten to one”
in Chinese (Simplified) 十之八九…
in Chinese (Traditional) 十之八九…
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