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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
bet /bet/
  • danh từ
    • sự đánh cuộc
      • to lay (make) a bet: đánh cuộc
      • to lose a bet: thua cuộc
      • to win a bet: thắng cuộc
    • tiền đánh cuộc
    • (bất qui tắc) động từ bet, betted
      • đánh cuộc, đánh cá
        • to bet an someone's winning: đánh cuộc ai thắng
        • to bet against someone's winning: đánh cuộc ai thua
      • to bet on a certainty
        • chắc ăn rồi mới đánh cuộc; đánh cuộc nắm chắc phần thắng
      • to bet one's shirt
        • bán cả khố đi mà đánh cuộc
      • you bet
        • anh có thể coi cái đó là một điều chắc chắn
    Concise Dictionary
    +the money risked on a gamble
    +the act of gambling
    +maintain with or as if with a bet
    +stake on the outcome of an issue
    +have faith or confidence in

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 wager, stake, risk, venture, Brit punt, Colloq Brit flutter:
    He could not afford more than a small bet.
    2 wager, stake, gamble, risk, hazard, play, lay, put, chance, venture, Brit punt:
    Every week he bet a small amount on the lottery.
    Advanced English Dictionary
    verb, noun
    + verb (betting, bet, bet)
    1 ~ (sth) (on / against sth) to risk money on a race or an event by trying to predict the result: [V] You have to be over 16 to bet. + I wouldn't bet on them winning the next election. + [VN] He bet $2 000 on the final score of the game. + [VNN] She bet me £20 that I wouldn't do it. [also V that, VN that]
    See also - BETTING, GAMBLE
    2 (spoken) used to say that you are almost certain that sth is true or that sth will happen: [V (that)] I bet (that) we're too late. + You can bet (that) the moment I sit down, the phone will ring. + [VN (that)] I'll bet you (that) he knows all about it.
    Idioms: I / I'll bet! (spoken)
    1 used to show that you can understand what sb is feeling, describing, etc: 'I nearly died when he told me.' 'I bet!'
    2 used to tell sb that you do not believe what they have just said: 'I'm going to tell her what I think of her.' 'Yeah, I bet!'
    I wouldn't bet on it
    don't bet on it (spoken) used to say that you do not think that sth is very likely: 'She'll soon get used to the idea.' 'I wouldn't bet on it.'
    you bet! (spoken) used instead of 'yes' to emphasize that sb has guessed sth correctly or made a good suggestion: 'Are you nervous?' 'You bet!'
    you can bet your life / your bottom dollar (on sth / (that) ...) (spoken) used to say that you are certain that sth will happen: You can bet your bottom dollar that he'll be late.
    + noun
    1 an arrangement to risk money, etc. on the result of a particular event; the money that you risk in this way: to win / lose a bet + We've got a bet on who's going to arrive first. + He had a bet on the horses. + 'Liverpool are bound to win.' 'Do you want a bet?' (= I disagree with you, I don't think they will.) + They all put a bet on the race. + I hear you're taking bets on whether she'll marry him. + I did it for a bet (= because sb had agreed to pay me money if I did).
    2 (informal) an opinion about what is likely to happen or to have happened: My bet is that they've been held up in traffic.
    Idioms: the / your best bet (informal) used to tell sb what is the best action for them to take to get the result they want: If you want to get around London fast, the Underground is your best bet.
    a good / safe bet something that is likely to happen, to succeed or to be suitable: Clothes are a safe bet as a present for a teenager.
    more at HEDGE v.
    Collocation Dictionary


    good, safe, sure | fair | outside
    (= with a very small chance of winning)

    VERB + BET

    have, make, place, put
    I'm going to place a bet on that white horse.
    | accept, take
    We are now taking bets on the election result.
    | win | lose


    ~ on
    I had a bet on the three o'clock race.
    | ~ with
    I made a bet with a friend.


    do sth for a bet, my bet is/it is my bet (that) …
    My bet is that Liverpool will win.

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