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Synonyms for bet

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stake, stakes, bet, wagernoun

    the money risked on a gamble

    wager, interest, stake, stakes, post

  2. bet, wagerverb

    the act of gambling

    "he did it on a bet"

    wager, stakes, stake

  3. bet, wagerverb

    maintain with or as if with a bet

    "I bet she will be there!"

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

  4. bet, wager, playverb

    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, reckonverb

    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

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. betnoun

    wager, stake

  2. betverb

    wager, lay a wager, make a bet

  3. betverb

    stake, pledge, wager, lay, wage

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. betnoun


  2. betverb

    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. Von Hernandez:

    They are not really changing the true nature of their business, the plastics industry is slated to grow exponentially, especially by 2030. The bulk of that is going to packaging and you can bet this is going to end up in sachets.

  2. Steve Claussen:

    They are not trying to pick a winner within the industry. It seems like it is more of a sector bet.

  3. Renee Dua:

    The best piece of advice I can give a mom who’s trying to do it all is, you’re probably doing a great job, you just haven’t given yourself any credit. To take one minute, step back and look at how much you’ve already done before 11 in the morning -- I bet it’s nuts.

  4. Jeb Bush:

    The point is, is he a popular Republican? You bet he is, and he will make the point ... that he knows what it takes to be president of the United States, to be commander-in-chief, to keep the country safe and that he believes that I have those skills based on my record and based on how he knows me, and that will be validator in South Carolina where values matter and where national defense matters a lot. So I'm looking forward to the event we should have a great crowd and it'll help my campaign a lot.

  5. Fayez Seraj:

    There are challenges ahead of us, including uniting Libyans and healing divisions, young people are the ones we must bet on for Libya's future.

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