(the) chances are

(the) chances are
(the) chances are spoken phrase
used for saying that something is likely to happen but is not certain

The chances are that I will be looking for a new job soon.

Thesaurus: certain or likely to happensynonym general words meaning to happensynonym
Main entry: chance

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