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lay a wager v.
faire un pari

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Collaborative Dictionary     English-French
jeter un sort
faire un pari ; parier
pr. part
faisant un pari
un pari sur qch
tendre un piège à qn
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      n   pari    m     
→ Black Beauty is worth a wager at 80-1 to win the cup.        
a wager on sth      un pari sur qch  
→ There have been various wagers on certain candidates.        
to have a wager      parier  
→ I respect the right of others to have a wager if they want.        
      vt   miser  
to wager one's reputation on sth      miser sa réputation sur qch  
→ I'll wager my reputation on the outcome of the case.        
I'll wager (that)      je parie que  
→ I'll wager she's still going strong when she's 70.        
to be willing to wager (that)      être prêt (e)   à parier que  
→ She was willing to wager he didn't own the apartment he lived in.        
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wage, wages, waged, wage rise

"lay a wager": examples and translations in context
And I'll lay a wager that barely anyone in the West believed them. Et je vous parie que quasiment personne en Occident ne l'a crû.
I've been known to lay down a wager from time to time. Il m'arrive de faire des paris de temps à autre.
I'll lay you a wager. I'll drink you a victory. Le salut sera dans la boisson.
Matter of fact, we've been known to lay down a few wagers ourselves. En fait, on est connus pour faire quelques paris.
Lay Bets - A Lay bet wagers that a 7 will appear before the indicated number (4, 5, 6, 8, 9 or 10), thus you lay against the number. In that sense, Lay bets are similar to Place Against bets. Lay Bets - Un pari Lay veut qu'un 7 apparaisse avant le nombre indiqué(4, 5, 6, 8, 9 or 10), ainsi vous allongé contre le nombre. Dans ce sens, les Lay bets sont similaire au Place Against bets.
Listen, let's just say he wasn't afraid to lay down a little wager, or a big one for that matter. Disons qu'il n'avait pas peur de miser un peu, voire même de miser gros.
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