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bets

noun
plural of bet

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 the money or thing risked on the outcome of an uncertain event
  • she offered the bet of a free lunch if her team won the World Series

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2 a person or thing that is chosen
  • your best bet would be the scenic route along the coast

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  • rejectees

bets

verb
present tense third-person singular of bet

Synonyms of bets (Entry 2 of 2)

to risk (something) on the outcome of an uncertain event
  • foolishly bet a week's salary on the World Series

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“Bets.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/bets. Accessed 25 Sep. 2022.

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