From Latinprobabilitas (“probability, credibility"), from probabilis (“probable, credible"); see probable.
Probability Sentence Examples
What reason was there for assuming any probability of an uprising in the city?
They claim probability - moral certainty - mathematical certainty.
Probability is an entirely different issue.
The second part of the Laws of Thought contained a corresponding attempt to discover a general method in probabilities, which should enable us from the given probabilities of any system of events to determine the consequent probability of any other event logically connected with the given events.
It is true that in Roman Catholicism, in medieval as in modern times, the working of miracles has been ascribed to its saints; but the character of most of these miracles is such as to lack the a priori probability which has been claimed for the Scripture miracles.