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(the) chances are

informalC2 it is ​likely: Chances are (that) they'll be late ​anyway.
(Definition of (the) chances are from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “(the) chances are”
in Chinese (Simplified) 很有可能…
in Chinese (Traditional) 很有可能…
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