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not likely to happen
not certain or likely to happen or be true
not likely to happen or to be true
so unlikely that it is difficult to believe
if the chances of something good happening are dim, it is not likely to happen
used for saying that something is unlikely
used for saying that something is unlikely to happen
if there is no question of something, it definitely will not happen
if you say that it’s long odds that something will happen, you mean that it is not very likely
English version of thesaurus of not likely to happen
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
a small boat used for racing
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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