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|past tense||bet or betted|
|past participle||bet or betted|
Thousands of people bet on the result of the game.
I bet $10 on each of the horses.
He bet me $20 that I couldn’t keep quiet for ten minutes.
House buyers were betting on interest rates continuing to fall.
Don’t bet the farm on your business being successful in the first year.
“He said he’d meet us there.” – “I wouldn’t bet on it!”
“He must have been joking.” “You wanna bet?”
You can bet your life she’ll insist on coming too.
This is the American English definition of bet. View British English definition of bet.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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