betting n paris mpl → There was some illegal betting going on. → The betting on the next election is very close. the betting is (that) ... il y a fort à parier que ...
(=gambler) joueur m
→ If I was a betting man I'd put £100 on it
Are you a betting man, Mr Day? Êtes-vous joueur, M. Day?
(=betting shop) bureau m de paris (appartenant à un bookmaker)
→ He spends most of his money at the betting office.
n (British) bureau m de paris (appartenant à un bookmaker)
n ticket m (de pari)
→ He filled in his betting slip and passed it to the cashier