not likely to be true or to occur or to have occurred
"legislation on the question is highly unlikely"; "an improbable event"
has little chance of being the case or coming about
"an unlikely story"; "an unlikely candidate for reelection"; "a butcher is unlikely to preach vegetarianism"
improbable, unbelievable, unconvincing, unlikely(adj)
having a probability too low to inspire belief
Something or somebody considered unlikely.
In an improbable manner.
Not likely; improbable; not to be reasonably expected; as, an unlikely event; the thing you mention is very unlikely. Not holding out a prospect of success; likely to fail; unpromising; as, unlikely means.
It's very unlikely that you'll be able to walk perfectly after being in a cast for six months.
not likely; improbable; not to be reasonably expected; as, an unlikely event; the thing you mention is very unlikely
not holding out a prospect of success; likely to fail; unpromising; as, unlikely means
not such as to inspire liking; unattractive; disagreeable
in an unlikely manner
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'unlikely' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1812
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'unlikely' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3176
Rank popularity for the word 'unlikely' in Adjectives Frequency: #237
The numerical value of unlikely in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of unlikely in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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Translations for unlikely
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- improbableCatalan, Valencian
- improbable, improbablementeSpanish
- epätodennäköinen, epätodennäköisestiFinnish
- improbable, improbablementFrench
- ní móideIrish
- improvavelmente, improvávelPortuguese
- improbabilă, puțin probabil, improbabil, în mod improbabilRomanian
- вряд ли, eдва ли, навряд лиRussian
- навряд чиUkrainian
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