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Definition of chances are

: it is very likely that Chances are she has already heard the news.

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“Chances are.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chances%20are. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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