Bet and Guess


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Bet noun – The money or thing risked on the outcome of an uncertain event.
Guess and bet are semantically related. in imagine topic. In some cases you can use "Guess" instead the word "Bet" as a noun or a verb, when it comes to topics like prediction.
Nearby Word: betting
Synonyms for Bet


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Guess noun – An opinion or judgment based on little or no evidence.
Bet and guess are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Bet" instead a noun "Guess".
Nearby Words: guessed, guessing
Synonyms for Guess

How words are described

good good bet good guess
safe safe bet safe guess
best best bet best guess
long long bet long guess
Other adjectives: initial, correct, reasonable, fair, large, little, bad, easy, early, odd, next, last, running, earlier, closest.

Common collocations

number bet number guess number
time bet time guess time
card bet card guess card
times bet times guess times

Both words in one sentence

  • Light Novel / No Game No Life The bet was to guess how long would it take before the said bird would fly away from its perch.
  • Fingertip Drug Analysis He says "Iocaine, I bet my life on it." meaning he couldn't decidedly identify it, but given the circumstances and evidence, made an educated guess.
  • Audience Participation One time he says "I bet if a lot of people made a guess, they would say...", while another time he states that "Over 400 people wrote [the answer to the riddle] on the door.."
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