stack the odds in someone's favor

Definition of stack the odds in someone's favor

  1. :  to make it more likely for someone to win, succeed, etc. There are things you can do to stack the odds in your favor.

Word by Word Definitions

stackplay
  1. :  a large usually conical pile (as of hay, straw, or grain in the sheaf) left standing in the field for storage

    :  an orderly pile or heap

    :  a large quantity or number

  1. :  to arrange in a stack :  pile

    :  to pile in or on

    :  to arrange secretly for cheating

oddsplay
  1. :  inequalities

    :  degree of unlikeness

    :  an amount by which one thing exceeds or falls short of another

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

favorplay
  1. :  friendly regard shown toward another especially by a superior

    :  approving consideration or attention :  approbation

    :  partiality

  1. :  to regard or treat with favor

    :  to do a kindness for :  oblige

    :  endow


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