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betting British & World English

The action of gambling money on the outcome of a race, game, or other unpredictable event

betting in bet British & World English

Risk a sum of money or valued item against someone else’s on the basis of the outcome of an unpredictable event such as a race or game

betting shop British & World English

An establishment licensed to handle bets on races and other events

betting slip British & World English

A slip of paper on which a bet is entered

spread betting British & World English

A form of betting in which the bettor wins or loses money according to the margin by which the value of a particular outcome varies from the spread of expected values quoted by the bookmaker

in the betting British & World English

Likely (or unlikely) to be among the winners of a horse race and given appropriate odds

what's the betting? British & World English

Used to express a belief that something is likely

in the betting in betting British & World English

Likely (or unlikely) to be among the winners of a horse race and given appropriate odds

bet British & World English

Risk a sum of money or valued item against someone else’s on the basis of the outcome of an unpredictable event such as a race or game

what's the betting? in betting British & World English

Used to express a belief that something is likely

betting office in betting shop British & World English

An establishment licensed to handle bets on races and other events

bet the farm in bet British & World English

Risk everything that one owns on a bet, investment, or enterprise

bet the farm British & World English

Risk everything that one owns on a bet, investment, or enterprise

in or out of the betting in betting British & World English

Likely (or unlikely) to be among the winners of a horse race and given appropriate odds

FOBT British & World English

A type of electronic gaming machine on which players may bet on the outcome of various simulated games and events (such as roulette, blackjack, bingo, and horse races), the odds offered being fixed from game to game

dollars to doughnuts in dollar British & World English

Used to emphasize one’s certainty

dollars to doughnuts British & World English

Used to emphasize one’s certainty