(the) odds are against (something)(redirected from the odds are against somebody doing something)
(the) odds are against (something)
It is very unlikely or improbable that (something is the case or will happen). I'm really happy that we've been nominated, but, if I'm being honest, the odds are against us winning. Odds are against a bipartisan deal, but many are remaining hopeful going into the vote.
See also: odds