more often than not
Definition of more often than not
: happening more than half the time He wins more often than not. More often than not, I stay home instead of going out.
Word by Word Definitions
: additional, further
: in addition
: a greater quantity, number, or amount
: something additional : an additional amount
: persons of higher rank
: additional persons or things or a greater amount
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