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bettingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈbet.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈbet̬.ɪŋ/
the habit of risking money on horse races, sports events, etc.: Betting can be as addictive as drinking or smoking.
(Definition of betting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bettingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈbetɪŋ/  us   /ˈbeṱ-/
the activity of risking money, for example by trying to guess the result of a race or other future event: He has worked in the betting industry for many years. an online/internet betting company
the betting is
informal used to say that it is believed something is very likely to happen or be true: The betting is, Tim Watts will be appointed to the post.
(Definition of betting from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “betting”
in Chinese (Simplified) 打赌,赌博…
in Chinese (Traditional) 打賭,賭博…
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“betting” in Business English

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