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Synonyms for bet

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stake, stakes, bet, wager(noun)

    the money risked on a gamble

    wager, interest, stake, stakes, post

  2. bet, wager(verb)

    the act of gambling

    "he did it on a bet"

    wager, stakes, stake

  3. bet, wager(verb)

    maintain with or as if with a bet

    "I bet she will be there!"

    play, wager, look, count, reckon, depend, calculate

  4. bet, wager, play(verb)

    stake on the outcome of an issue

    "I bet $100 on that new horse"; "She played all her money on the dark horse"

    count, make for, bring, flirt, play, represent, work, dally, recreate, wager, reckon, look, toy, depend, roleplay, playact, wreak, run, fiddle, spiel, diddle, meet, act, act as, calculate, encounter, trifle, take on

  5. count, bet, depend, look, calculate, reckon(verb)

    have faith or confidence in

    "you can count on me to help you any time"; "Look to your friends for support"; "You can bet on that!"; "Depend on your family in times of crisis"

    figure, seem, suppose, look, reckon, work out, appear, weigh, view, front, estimate, numerate, expect, see, compute, search, depend, think, calculate, cypher, play, opine, aim, imagine, await, wager, enumerate, count, cipher, direct, number, guess, face, attend, regard, wait, consider, forecast, take care, matter, account, count on

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. bet(n.)

    wager, stake

  2. bet(v. n.)

    wager, lay a wager, make a bet

  3. bet(v. a.)

    stake, pledge, wager, lay, wage

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. bet(n)


  2. bet(v)

    wager, stake

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "bet":

    irap, wager, gamble, bets, pari, gambled, wagered, equal, shein, chickened, betted, guess

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. BET

    Benefit Evaluation of Direct Coronary Stenting

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  1. Frank Barbera:

    Right now is a great time to play defense and review risk rather than try to make a bet on something that's in the early innings.

  2. Aaron Rodgers:

    I’m really thankful for Ted, the fact that I was his first draft pick will always link us together. I always appreciated his steady hand and the conversations that we would have. He always made things pretty clear about what he expected from the team and what he expected from me. TERRY BRADSHAW OFFERING UP $500,000 AND A NEW FORD F-150 TRUCK IN SUNDAY'S FOX BET SUPER 6.

  3. Elizabeth Warren:

    Enough is enough. Washington already works really well for the billionaires and the big corporations and the lawyers and the lobbyists, but what about the families who lost their homes or their jobs or their retirement savings the last time Citi bet big on derivatives and lost?

  4. Dan Bova:

    I don't think they'll vanish. These brands will surely live on and thrive in digital, i'm not an expert, but I'd bet that if you looked at the top 10 search terms for the past decade, the word ‘boobs’ would probably be one of them.

  5. Rick Wilson:

    If you are one of the other candidates, particularly one that has a window to victory, it's hard to ignore The Donald ... but that is your best bet.

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    A synonym for scanty
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