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  1. Anonymous
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    Against all odds

    Hi,

    As a non-native speaker, I got a lot of silly question.
    There was a song named "Against all odds".
    What does it mean anyway?
    TIA

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    Re: Against all odds

    Quote Originally Posted by www_dba
    Hi,

    As a non-native speaker, I got a lot of silly question.
    There was a song named "Against all odds".
    What does it mean anyway?
    TIA
    To succeed/win in spite of opposing/negative factors.

    Welcome.


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    Re: Against all odds

    Quote Originally Posted by Casiopea View Post
    To succeed/win in spite of opposing/negative factors.

    Welcome.
    May I say in this way:

    It needs our efforts to work it out against all odds.

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