want to bet


want to bet
(do you) want to bet I think you are wrong.

“She wouldn't go out with you if you paid her.” “Want to bet?”

Usage notes: often used with how much:

“No bank would be stupid enough to lend him any money.” “How much do you want to bet?”


New idioms dictionary. 2014.

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