set at odds
index alienate (estrange), antagonize, disaffect

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  • odds ratio — The odds ratio is the ratio of two odds. If, for example, there is an experimental process (pe) and a standard process (ps) then the odds ratio is defined as pe (1 ps)/ps (1 pe). Unlike most measures of association, 1.0 represents a complete… …   Dictionary of sociology

  • set on — Synonyms and related words: abet, aching for, aggravate, agitate, alienate, ambush, arouse, assail, assault, attack, bed on, bent on, blitz, blow the coals, bottom on, build on, bushwhack, come at, come between, come down on, crack down on, crazy …   Moby Thesaurus

  • set against — Synonyms and related words: aggravate, alienate, antagonize, come between, disaffect, disunite, divide, embitter, envenom, estrange, exacerbate, fan the flame, heat up, infuriate, irritate, light the fuse, madden, make trouble, pit against,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • set against — you deliberately set me against my family Syn: alienate from, estrange from, set at odds; drive a wedge between (one and another), sow dissension between (one and another) …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • set someone against someone else — ALIENATE FROM, estrange from; drive a wedge between, sow dissension, set at odds. → set …   Useful english dictionary

  • odds — [ɒdz ǁ ɑːdz] noun [plural] 1. the odds how likely it is that something will happen: • The odds of us achieving our sales targets are very poor. • The odds are (= it is likely that ) selling will continue. 2. difficulties that make a good result… …   Financial and business terms

  • Odds — ([o^]dz), n. sing. & pl. [See {Odd}, a.] 1. Difference in favor of one and against another; excess of one of two things or numbers over the other; inequality; advantage; superiority; hence, excess of chances; probability. The odds are often… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Odds and ends — Odds Odds ([o^]dz), n. sing. & pl. [See {Odd}, a.] 1. Difference in favor of one and against another; excess of one of two things or numbers over the other; inequality; advantage; superiority; hence, excess of chances; probability. The odds are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • odds are — Odds Odds ([o^]dz), n. sing. & pl. [See {Odd}, a.] 1. Difference in favor of one and against another; excess of one of two things or numbers over the other; inequality; advantage; superiority; hence, excess of chances; probability. The odds are… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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