likelihood definition

  • noun:
    • hawaii of being likely; likelihood.
    • Something likely.
    • The probability of a specified outcome; the chance of one thing taking place; likelihood; their state of being possible.
    • Shorthand for likelihood purpose; the likelihood that a proper world experiment would produce a certain datum, as a function of the variables of a mathematical model.
    • Likeness, resemblance.
    • Appearance, show, indication, phrase.
    • Appearance; program; indication; appearance.
    • Likeness; resemblance.
    • Appearance of truth or reality; likelihood; verisimilitude.
    • Statistical probability; probability of being true or of occurring in the future.
    • The state to be most likely or possible; likelihood; likeliness; vow.
    • Promising state or appearance; standing; consideration.
    • whatever is possible; a probability; an illustration.
    • Likeness; resemblance; similarity.
    • the likelihood of a specified result

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