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English definition of “do sth for a bet”

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do sth for a bet

mainly UK ( US usually do sth on a bet)
to do something dangerous or take a risk because someone says that they do not think you will: She jumped in the fountain for a bet.
Translations of “do sth for a bet”
in Chinese (Traditional) 賭氣做…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赌气做…
(Definition of do sth for a bet from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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