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Main Entry: odds
Pronunciation: primarystressädz
Function: noun plural
1 : a difference by which one thing is favored over another <the odds are in favor of our side>
2 a : the probability that one thing is so or will happen instead of another <the odds are good it will rain today> b : the ratio of the probability of one event to that of an event that can happen instead <the odds of success to failure in throwing a six with two dice are 1 to 5>
3 : a state of disagreement <they are always at odds with their neighbor>

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