place/make a wager

idiom

: to make a bet : to risk losing something (such as money) if one's guess about what will happen is wrong
placed/made a wager on a horse

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“Place/make a wager.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/place%2Fmake%20a%20wager. Accessed 26 Sep. 2022.

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