odds are in (someone's) favor

idiom

Definition of odds are in (someone's) favor

: (someone) is likely to win or succeed We don't know what the decision will be, but we think the odds are in our favor.

Comments on odds are in (someone's) favor

What made you want to look up odds are in (someone's) favor? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to fake an opponent out of position

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Where in the World? A Quiz

  • peter bruegel tower of babel painting
  • What language does pajama come from?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!