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Bet

Definition of bet:

part of speech: participle

Betting.

part of speech: noun

To lay or stake, as a bet:- pr. p. betting; pa. t. and pa. p. bet or betted.

part of speech: verb

To lay a wager.

part of speech: participle

Bet and betted.

part of speech: noun

The act of wagering; that which is laid, staked, or pledged on any event or contest of uncertain outcome; the terms of a wager.

part of speech: verb

To wager something.

part of speech: noun

That which is staked; the act of wagering.

part of speech: noun

A wager: something staked to be lost or won on certain conditions.

Usage examples for bet:

  • You can bet it is. "Seven Keys to Baldpate", Earl Derr Biggers.
  • Nothin' mean about Tom, you bet Tom's goin' to do somethin'. "Sowing Seeds in Danny", Nellie L. McClung.
  • " I bet you don't- not for long. "Victor Ollnee's Discipline", Hamlin Garland.
  • Further on appear Do- well, Do- bet Do- best. "A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature", John W. Cousin.

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