Meaning: If you do something against all odds, or against all the odds, you do it even though there were many problems and it didn’t seem possible to do. For example: He had a serious accident and was close to death but, against all odds, he recovered and now he’s fine.
Against the Odds
An unexpected victory? A snapshot of an unlikely moment? This week, show us something that defies the odds.
My dog Trompie thought that he was going to be attacked by this colourful cockerel.
Stretching his neck and creeping nearer the cock against all odds did not move!