Synonyms and related words:
bare possibility, dark horse, doubtfulness, dubiousness, faint likelihood, fighting chance, gambling chance, hardly a chance, hundred-to-one shot, implausibility, improbability, incredibility, little chance, little expectation, little opportunity, long odds, long shot, off chance, outside chance, poor bet, poor lookout, poor possibility, poor prospect, questionableness, remote possibility, slim chance, small chance

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.


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  • unlikelihood — /un luyk lee hood /, n. the state of being unlikely; improbability. [1475 85; UNLIKELY + HOOD] * * * …   Universalium

  • unlikelihood — noun Absence of likelihood; the state of being unlikely or improbable; improbability …   Wiktionary

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  • unlikelihood — n. doubtfulness; improbability …   English contemporary dictionary

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