unlikely


unlikely
/un luyk"lee/, adj., unlikelier, unlikeliest, adv. adj.
1. not likely to be or occur; improbable; marked by doubt.
2. holding little prospect of success; unpromising; likely to fail: He is an unlikely candidate for reelection.
3. not ingratiating; objectionable.
adv.
4. in an unlikely way.
[1325-75; ME unlikli. See UN-1, LIKELY]

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Universalium. 2010.

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