# odds

### PronunciationEdit

## NounEdit

Singular |

- (
*uncountable*), (*mathematics*) In statistics, the**odds**are the chance something will happen divided by the chance it will not happen:- If "p" is the
**odds**it will happen: - The
**odds**something will not happen:

*What are the***odds**of winning in this game?*The***odds**of rolling a six are one in six, or 1 / 6.

- If "p" is the
- (
*uncountable*), (*informal*) The**odds**of something happening are the chances it will happen.*I don't like the***odds**here.*The***odds**of rolling a six are one in six, or 1 / 6.