how to pronounce bet

bɛt

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An example use of bet in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… on it and so I bet him that kind of …”

meanings of bet

noun:

  1. A degree of certainty.
  2. Alternative form of beth.
  3. An adsorption technique used to measure the specific surface area of a solid, typically using nitrogen gas at a temperature of 77 K.
  4. A wager, an agreement between two parties that a stake (usually money) will be paid by the loser to the winner (the winner being the one who correctly forecast the outcome of an event).

verb:

  1. To place money into the pot in order to require others do the same, usually only used for the first person to place money in the pot on each round.
  2. To stake or pledge upon the outcome of an event; to wager.
  3. To be sure of something; to be able to count on something.

interjection:

  1. Exclamation indicating acceptance of a challenge or an absurd proposal.
  2. Exclamation of joy at good fortune.
  3. Expression of general agreement or acceptance.

preposition:

  1. Between.

name:

  1. A diminutive of the female name Elizabeth.

words with pronunciation similar to bet

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