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OTHER WORDS FROM likelihoodsu·per·like·li·hood, noun
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We typically focus on the most trafficked pages to increase the likelihood of big, impactful wins.How to drive digital innovation necessary during the pandemic|Nick Chasinov|September 16, 2020|Search Engine Watch
That will also up the likelihood of uncovering material suitable for radiocarbon dating and revealing the age of the earthworks.Drones find signs of a Native American ‘Great Settlement’ beneath a Kansas pasture|Bruce Bower|September 10, 2020|Science News
He says in all likelihood research will confirm the link to climate change in the future, even though there’s not enough evidence right now.Slow, meandering hurricanes are often more dangerous—and they’re getting more common|Greta Moran|September 9, 2020|Popular-Science
Not to mention, the likelihood that people can comfortably wear a mask while exercising heavily is pretty slim.
There is a high likelihood the adverse event will turn out not to be related to the vaccine, he said in an email.Some scientists downplay significance of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine trial halt|Claire Zillman, reporter|September 9, 2020|Fortune
Having a criminal record can reduce the likelihood of getting a callback or job offer by 50 percent.His First Day Out Of Jail After 40 Years: Adjusting To Life Outside|Justin Rohrlich|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In all likelihood this last option is what we will get for the foreseeable future.In the Middle East, the Two-State Solution Is Dead|Dean Obeidallah|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The grand jury will in all likelihood side with Wilson here.
In all likelihood, the pronouncement of death will likely include even more gray area in the future.
For the overwhelming majority of people in this country, the likelihood of contracting it is fleetingly small.
Eve, too, lovely as she is, seems to bear no likelihood of resemblance to Milton's superb mother of mankind.Women in the fine arts, from the Seventh Century B.C. to the Twentieth Century A.D.|Clara Erskine Clement
Complaint against Mr. Cosson would in all likelihood prove futile.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman
The main chance with her seemed to lie in the likelihood that she would find a mother (or a father) in Aunt Maria.Overland|John William De Forest
There was some likelihood in this tale; for another of that fleet lay sunk on the north side, twenty miles from Grisapol.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume XXI|Robert Louis Stevenson
After breakfast I would have a swim when the tide was low and there was no likelihood of sharks being about.The Adventures of Louis de Rougemont|Louis de Rougemont