Definition of good/safe/sure bet
- It's a safe bet that they'll win.
- She's a good bet to win the tournament.
: of a favorable character or tendency
: bountiful, fertile
: handsome, attractive
: something that is good
: something conforming to the moral order of the universe
: praiseworthy character : goodness
used as an intensive
: 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
: a place or receptacle to keep articles (such as valuables) safe
: safe from danger or harm
: firmly established : steadfast
: reliable, trustworthy
: 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
: to stake on the outcome of an issue or the performance of a contestant
: to be able to be sure that
: to maintain with or as if with a bet
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