representing casual pronunciation of bet you, attested by 1904.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper

Examples from the Web for betcha

Contemporary Examples of betcha

Historical Examples of betcha

  • And you betcha life I hang onto this, creditors or no creditors, and Pawling to the contrary!

    The Crimson Tide

    Robert W. Chambers

  • Another of the trio then said: Betcha theyd be glad of compny.

    Polly in New York

    Lillian Elizabeth Roy

  • An' furthermore I'll betcha a can of peaches or a apple pie for each one of this gang, all 'round, that you can't prove it.

  • I betcha I got more den dat big square down dere to de courthouse full of em.

  • "I betcha I'm looking right at two or three of those devils and not seeing them," he grumbled.

    The Next Time We Die

    Robert Moore Williams