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Definition of "betting" []

  • The laying of wagers (noun)
  • Likelihood; probability (esp in the phrases the betting is and what's the betting that) (noun)
  • Describing one who bets or gambles. (adjective)

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  • Present participle of bet. (verb)

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Use "betting" in a sentence
  • "Hedge-fund manager John Paulson, who made his name betting against subprime mortgages in 2007, is the latest high-profile investor to expand into Asia."
  • "Hedge fund manager John Paulson, who made his name betting against subprime mortgages in 2007, received a license from Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission to deal in securities."
  • "HONG KONG—Hedge-fund manager John Paulson , who made his name betting against subprime mortgages in 2007, is the latest high-profile investor to expand into Asia."