Definition of “ten to one” - English Dictionary


“ten to one” in English

See all translations

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)

Need a translator?

Translator tool

Get a quick, free translation!