Definition Bet

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Definition

to bet: to chance, to risk money on; to be certain, convinced, sure
verb
I bet he'll get hired. His resumé is very impressive.

This is an irregular verb:
I bet / I bet / I have bet

a bet: money placed on a certain result (for example a horse race)
noun

(-Can you do me a favor?) -You bet!: (-Can you do me a favor?) -Of course! No problem! Sure!
idiom
Pronunciation examples
UK: I bet I'll get hired.
US: I bet two hundred dollars on a horse called Flip Flop.

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