Definition of long odds
- The team has made some major improvements, but they still face long odds.
: extending for a considerable distance
: having greater length than usual
: having greater height than usual : tall
: for or during a long time
: at or to a long distance : far
: for the duration of a specified period
: a long period of time
: a long syllable
: one taking a long position especially in a security or commodity market
: to feel a strong desire or craving especially for something not likely to be attained
: to be suitable or fitting
: degree of unlikeness
: an amount by which one thing exceeds or falls short of another
What made you want to look up long odds? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).