|1.||[ noun ] (games) the act of gambling|
|Synonyms:||risking hazarding staking bet|
"he did it on a bet"
|Related terms:||gambling parimutuel place_bet daily_double superfecta exacta bet|
|2.||[ verb ] (games) stake on the outcome of an issue|
"I bet $100 on that new horse" "She played all her money on the dark horse"
|Related terms:||gamble bet_on raise see play play gambling stake bettor|
|3.||[ verb ] maintain with or as if with a bet|
"I bet she will be there!"
|Related terms:||predict bet_on bet|
|4.||[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 9759|
|5.||[ noun ] (business) the money risked on a gamble|
|Synonyms:||bet stakes stake|
|Related terms:||gamble pot ante pool pool bet_on venture|