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"betting" in British English

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bettingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈbet.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈbet̬-/
the ​habit of ​riskingmoney on ​horseraces, ​sportsevents, etc.: Betting can be as ​addictive as ​drinking or ​smoking.
(Definition of betting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"betting" in Business English

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bettingnoun [U]

uk   /ˈbetɪŋ/  us   /ˈbeṱ-/
the ​activity of ​riskingmoney, 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 bettingcompany
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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