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1. bet

verb. ['ˈbɛt'] maintain with or as if with a bet.

Synonyms

  • forebode
  • wager
  • anticipate
  • foretell
  • call
  • predict
  • promise

Antonyms

  • bless
  • demote
  • descent
  • decrease

Etymology

  • בית (Hebrew)
  • byte (English)

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Rhymes with Bet

  • cabriolet
  • suffragette
  • sobriquet
  • minuet
  • luncheonette
  • laviolette
  • galudet
  • flageolet
  • falconet
  • dancanet
  • clarinet
  • calumet
  • antoinette
  • willamette
  • tagamet
  • statuette
  • slushayete
  • silhouette
  • sextet
  • quintet
  • quartet
  • pinochet
  • nicolette
  • nicolet
  • lorgnette
  • larroquette
  • kitchenette
  • intermet
  • henriette
  • cullinet

How do you pronounce bet?

Pronounce bet as bɛt.

US - How to pronounce bet in American English

UK - How to pronounce bet in British English

Sentences with bet


1. Noun, singular or mass
Your best bet is to purchase a group of six comets and hope for the best.

2. Verb, base form
If you suddenly leap away, you can bet your dog will respond also."

Quotes about bet


1. If your goal is to make money, becoming an entrepreneur is a sucker's bet. Sure, some entrepreneurs make a lot of money, but if you calculate the amount of stress-inducing work and time it takes and multiply that by the low likelihood of success and eventual payoff, it is not a great way to get rich.
- Eric Ries

2. She's strong! And scary...I bet she's single...I'd put money on it..
- Masashi Kishimoto, Naruto, Vol. 18: Tsunade's Choice

3. Oh Tigger, where are your manners?""I don’t know, but I bet they’re having more fun than I am.
- A.A. Milne

2. bet

noun. ['ˈbɛt'] the money risked on a gamble.

Synonyms

  • pot
  • jackpot
  • kitty
  • stakes
  • wager
  • stake
  • gamble
  • ante

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • stay in place
  • inactiveness
  • inaction

Etymology

  • בית (Hebrew)
  • byte (English)

3. bet

verb. ['ˈbɛt'] have faith or confidence in.

Synonyms

  • reckon
  • count
  • rely
  • bank
  • calculate
  • depend
  • swear
  • look

Antonyms

  • distrust
  • bore
  • fall
  • lower

Etymology

  • בית (Hebrew)
  • byte (English)

4. bet

verb. ['ˈbɛt'] stake on the outcome of an issue.

Synonyms

  • gage
  • raise
  • wager
  • play
  • see
  • stake
  • game
  • gamble
  • punt
  • back

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • discharge
  • begin
  • divide

Etymology

  • בית (Hebrew)
  • byte (English)

5. bet

noun. ['ˈbɛt'] the act of gambling.

Synonyms

  • superfecta
  • parlay
  • gambling
  • play
  • daily double
  • parimutuel
  • perfecta
  • place bet
  • wager
  • gaming

Antonyms

  • overact
  • underact
  • tightness
  • immovability

Etymology

  • בית (Hebrew)
  • byte (English)
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