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bet

verb /bet/ ( past tense, past participle bet)
(often with on) to gamble (usually with money) eg on a racehorse
apostar
He likes betting on the horses.
betting shop noun (British) a place where people bet on horse races and other sports competitions
Casa de Apuestas
a high street betting shop.
an even bet noun an equal chance
igual probabilidad de ganar que de perder
It’s an even bet that the company will unveil a new tablet computer in January.
take a bet ( often with on) to bet
apostarse algo
Are you willing to take a bet on whether he’ll come or not?
you bet (spoken) certainly; of course
¡ya lo creo!
’Would you like to come with us?’ ’You bet!’
Translations of “bet”
in Korean 돈을 걸다…
in Arabic يُراهِن…
in French parier (sur)…
in Italian scommettere…
in Chinese (Traditional) 打賭, 賭博, 敢肯定…
in Russian ставить, держать пари…
in Turkish bahse girmek, iddiaya girmek…
in Polish obstawiać, zakładać się…
in Portuguese apostar…
in German wetten…
in Catalan apostar…
in Japanese (金を)~にかける…
in Chinese (Simplified) 打赌, 赌博, 敢断定…
(Definition of bet from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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