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a good/safe/sure bet

Definition of a good/safe/sure bet

  1. :  something that is very likely to happen or be successful <It's a good/safe/sure bet that they'll win.>



Word by Word Definitions

goodplay
  1. :  of a favorable character or tendency

    :  bountiful, fertile

    :  handsome, attractive

  1. :  something that is good

    :  something conforming to the moral order of the universe

    :  praiseworthy character :  goodness

  1. :  well

    : used as an intensive

safeplay
  1. :  free from harm or risk :  unhurt

    :  secure from threat of danger, harm, or loss

    :  successful at getting to a base in baseball without being put out

  1. :  a place or receptacle to keep articles (as valuables) safe

    :  condom

sureplay
  1. :  safe from danger or harm

    :  firmly established :  steadfast

    :  reliable, trustworthy

  1. :  surely

  1. :  something that is laid, staked, or pledged typically between two parties on the outcome of a contest or a contingent issue :  wager

    :  the act of giving such a pledge

    :  something to wager on

  1. :  to stake on the outcome of an issue or the performance of a contestant

    :  to maintain with or as if with a bet

    :  to make a bet with

  1. : between


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