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Definition of Odds

Odds
Odds Odds ([o^]dz), n. sing. & pl. [See Odd, a.] 1. Difference in favor of one and against another; excess of one of two things or numbers over the other; inequality; advantage; superiority; hence, excess of chances; probability. ``Pre["e]minent by so much odds.' --Milton. ``The fearful odds of that unequal fray.' --Trench. The odds Is that we scarce are men and you are gods. --Shak. There appeared, at least, four to one odds against them. --Swift. All the odds between them has been the different scope . . . given to their understandings to range in. --Locke. Judging is balancing an account and determining on which side the odds lie. --Locke. 2. Quarrel; dispute; debate; strife; -- chiefly in the phrase at odds. Set them into confounding odds. --Shak. I can not speak Any beginning to this peevish odds. --Shak. At odds, in dispute; at variance. ``These squires at odds did fall.' --Spenser. ``He flashes into one gross crime or other, that sets us all at odds.' --Shak. It is odds, it is probable. [Obs.]

Meaning of Odds from wikipedia

- Odds are a numerical expression, usually expressed as a pair of numbers, used in both gambling and statistics. In statistics, the odds for or odds of some...
- An odds ratio (OR) is a statistic that quantifies the strength of the ****ociation between two events, A and B. The odds ratio is defined as the ratio of...
- while bookmakers pay off either at the odds offered at the time of accepting the bet; or at the median odds offered by track bookmakers at the time the...
- "Odds Are" is a song by Canadian rock band Barenaked Ladies. It is the second single from their 2013 album, Grinning Streak. It was released as a promotional...
- Fixed-odds betting is a form of wagering against odds offered by a bookmaker or an individual or on a bet exchange. In Australia, the practice is usually...
- Odds and evens may refer to: Odds and evens (hand game), a two-player guessing game using fingers Odds and evens (patience), a solitaire variant of the...
- statistics, the logit (/ˈloʊdʒɪt/ LOH-jit) function or the log-odds is the logarithm of the odds p 1 − p {\displaystyle {\frac {p}{1-p}}} where p is probability...
- Odds On is Michael Crichton's first published novel. It was released in 1966 under the pseudonym of John Lange. It is a short 215-page paperback novel...
- "Against All Odds (Take a Look at Me Now)" (also titled "Against All Odds") is a song by English drummer, singer and songwriter Phil Collins. It was recorded...
- Odds & Sods is an album that consists of studio outtakes and rarities by British rock band The Who released by Track Records in the UK and Track/MCA in...
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