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Confess

To admit that you have done something wrong or something that you feel guilty or bad about

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Overjoyed

Extremely pleased and happy

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Bump into

To meet someone you know when you have not planned to meet them

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I should be so lucky!

That is not likely!

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The odds are ...

It is likely that

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The odds are against

It is unlikely that

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Are bound to

Almost certain to

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Unquestionably

There is no doubt at all

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Apparent

Obvious

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For sure

I am sure

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In all probability

It is very likely

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The chance are

It is probable that

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Likelihood

It is very probable

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Obligatory

Describes something you must do because of a rule or law, etc

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Compulsory

If something is compulsory, you must do it because of a rule or law

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Yearn

To wish very strongly, especially something that you cannot have or something that is very difficult to have

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Ambition

A strong wish to be successful, powerful, rich, etc

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Aspiration

Something that you hope to achieve