Definition of daily double in English:

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daily double

noun

Horse Racing
A single bet on the winners of two named races in a day.
Example sentences
  • Along with the usual win, place, and show pools will be the ‘semi-exotic ‘wagers, such as daily doubles, perfecta/exactas, and quinielas.’
  • The daily double, exacta and quinella percentage has been dropped from 20% to 17.5%.
  • As well as win, place, or show bets, the dog player can also choose from the daily double, the quiniela, the perfecta, the trifecta, or the superfecta.

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Syllabification: dai·ly dou·ble

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