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bet

noun [C]
 
 
/bet/
an attempt to win money on the result of a game, competition, etc: She won her bet. He put a bet on Barcelona winning on Saturday.Gambling and bookmakingTaking risks
a good bet something that would be useful, clever, or enjoyable to do: Putting your savings in a high-interest account would be a good bet.Useful or advantageous
your best bet the best decision or choice: Your best bet in terms of value would be the Regent Hotel.Taking and choosing
Translations of “bet”
in Korean 내기, 베팅…
in Arabic رِهان…
in French pari…
in Turkish bahis, iddia…
in Italian scommessa…
in Chinese (Traditional) 賭注, 猜想, 想法…
in Russian пари, ставка…
in Polish zakład…
in Spanish apuesta…
in Portuguese aposta…
in German die Wette…
in Catalan aposta, juguesca…
in Japanese 賭け…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赌注, 猜想, 想法…
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