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Synonyms for bet

Synonyms for bet

something risked on an uncertain outcome

a venture depending on chance

to put up as a stake in a game or speculation

to make a bet

Synonyms for bet

the money risked on a gamble

stake on the outcome of an issue

have faith or confidence in

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When it comes to picking a stock, betting the farm, and selecting a business partner or an intimate other, rely on homework and hard reason to carry the day.
Indeed, most top managers in Latin America are not betting the farm on buyouts.
Atrica helped pave the road for the concept of Carrier-Class Ethernet, really betting the farm on the approach as a product and marketing strategy," said Scott Raynovich, U.
However, Web-application serving is changing the landscape of the global business community to the point where no IT director is betting the farm on RPG.
We want to talk with one IT director at a large company anywhere on the planet who is betting the farm on Linux," Johnson said.
We don't want them betting the farm,' said Mr Matthews.
5 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Lee Iacocca, Detroit had better get going or it risks losing the hybrid market to Japan, China is aiming to leapfrog ahead of America with hybrids and other clean cars, and automakers are betting the farm on fuel cell vehicles even though the lack of a hydrogen infrastructure could stop them in their tracks.