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English definition of “do sth for a bet”

do sth for a bet

(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.Taking risksGambling and bookmaking
(Definition of do sth for a bet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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