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Bet

n.1.That which is laid, staked, or pledged, as between two parties, upon the event of a contest or any contingent issue; the act of giving such a pledge; a wager.
v. t.1.To stake or pledge upon the event of a contingent issue; to wager.
[imp. & p. p. Bet, Betted ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Betting.]
I'll bet you two to one I'll make him do it.
- O. W. Holmes.
imp. & p. 1.imp. & p. p. of Beat.
a. & adv.1.An early form of Better.
To go bet
to go fast; to hurry.
- Chaucer.
Noun1.Betbet - the money risked on a gamble
Synonyms: stakes, wager, stake
2.bet - the act of gambling; "he did it on a bet"
Synonyms: wager
Verb1.bet - maintain with or as if with a bet; "I bet she will be there!"
Synonyms: wager
2.bet - stake on the outcome of an issue; "I bet $100 on that new horse"; "She played all her money on the dark horse"
Synonyms: wager, play
3.bet - have faith or confidence in; "you can count on me to help you any time"; "Look to your friends for support"; "You can bet on that!"; "Depend on your family in times of crisis"
ante, ante up, back, bet on, book, call, chunk, cover, fade, game, handbook, hazard, lay, lay a wager, lay down, make a bet, make book, meet a bet, parlay, pass, play, play against, plunge, pot, predict, prognosticate, punt, put on, risk, see, set, shot, stand pat, take a chance
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