# Definitions for

Overview of noun probability

The noun probability has 2 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)

1. (30) probability, chance

(a measure of how likely it is that some event will occur; a number expressing the ratio of favorable cases to the whole number of cases possible; "the probability that an unbiased coin will fall with the head up is 0.5")

2. (2) probability

(the quality of being probable; a probable event or the most probable event; "for a while mutiny seemed a probability"; "going by past experience there was a high probability that the visitors were lost")