Synonyms for betting
- pony up
- buy in on
- lay down
- lay odds
- play against
- play for
- play the ponies
- put money on
- tempt fortune
- toss up
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BETTING
To him all forms of betting were highly disastrous—most immoral.
"Ask Ullmer to bring his betting sheet," the Steward said to an assistant.
Will the betting men take a hundred dollars from me on this horse, Lauzanne?
Faust consulted his betting sheet, Crane looking over his shoulder.
He had even begged young Porter not to speak of his betting transactions.
After that the Colonel ruled a strong favorite in the betting.
But it is no miracle of ours, and I am betting it doesn't mean any good to us.
The Kid looked again at the betting ring; then he shook his head.
If the betting's ten to one against Nana he's got nothing to win there.
Bowls and beer, and cards and betting—it's ter'ble, ma'm, ter'ble.