don't bet on it Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “don't bet on it” in the English Dictionary

"don't bet on it" in British English

See all translations

don't bet on it

(also I wouldn't bet on it) informal
used to tell someone that you think something is unlikely to be true or to happen: "Do you think they'll give me back the money they owe me?" "I wouldn't bet on it."
(Definition of don't bet on it from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"don’t bet on it" in American English

See all translations

don’t bet on it

(also I wouldn't bet on it)
that is unlikely to be true or to happen: "Do you think I’ll get my money back?" "I wouldn’t bet on it."
(Definition of don’t bet on it from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “don't bet on it”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不大可能…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不大可能…
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
A bunch of stuff about plurals
A bunch of stuff about plurals
by ,
May 24, 2016
by Colin McIntosh One of the many ways in which English differs from other languages is its use of uncountable nouns to talk about collections of objects: as well as never being used in the plural, they’re never used with a or an. Examples are furniture (plural in German and many other languages), cutlery (plural in Italian), and

Read More 

Word of the Day

parasol

a type of sunshade (= round frame covered in cloth on a stick) carried especially by women in the past, to give protection from the sun

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More