bet bet  /ˈbɛt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the money risked on a gamble
  2. (n) the act of gambling
  3. (v) maintain with or as if with a bet
  4. (v) stake on the outcome of an issue
  5. (v) have faith or confidence in

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. It sounds very high-minded, and we'll bet Sir Ridley makes that old armor shine like titanium.
  2. But he didn't always bet on them to win.
  3. When I saw my bet go up on the giant screens at the Red Rock casino, I understood the power of creating a new way for people to gamble.

News

  1. BET Announces ‘Hip Hop Sisters’ And Jeanette Jenkins Reality Series

    Big things are happening at BET. The network will be adding two new reality shows to its fall lineup, EurWeb reports. Hip Hop Sisters will follow five veteran femcees–MC Lyte, Monie Love, YoYo, The Lady of Rage and Smooth–as they relaunch their music careers and search for the next great female emcee. Co-produced by MC Lyte and Lemuel Plummer, the show will also feature Lil Mama, who just ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Vibe Magazine

  2. BET To Air New Reality Show Hip Hop Sisters

    Is BET getting enough credit for their positive programming? I don’t think they are… In the past,they’ve been accused of not representing black women right because of all the booty shaking videos with half naked chicks, however, over the last couple of years they’ve been cleaning up their act. They’ve introduced a ton of new [...]
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Necole Bitchie

  3. News: BET Music Matter Stage Selects BJ Chicago Kid, Bridget Kelly, Elijah Blake, Ravaughn & More

    BET Music Matter will be stacked with R&B artists, ten of the fourteen artists picked to hit the stage are from the genre.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Singersroom

Quotes

  1. "You can bet that I'm going through hell," says Swayze to Walters. "And I've only seen the beginning of it. Yeah, I'm scared."
    on Jan 6, 2009 By: Patrick Swayze Source: DetNews.com

  2. "It's worth reminding the American people that for more than 230 years everyone who bet against America lost money," Clinton told Chris Cuomo on "Good Morning America." "I just want him to embody that and to share that."
    on Feb 22, 2009 By: Bill Clinton Source: New York Times

  3. "When we find somebody who may have information regarding a potential attack on America, you bet we're gonna detain him and you bet we're gonna question him," Mr Bush said.
    on Oct 7, 2007 By: President Bush Source: SBS - World News Australia

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