side bet


a bet made, as with another player, in addition to one's principal bet: a side bet as to which of us would draw the highest card.

Nearby words

  1. side,
  2. side against,
  3. side arm,
  4. side arms,
  5. side band,
  6. side boob,
  7. side by side,
  8. side card,
  9. side chain,
  10. side chair

Origin of side bet

First recorded in 1890–95 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019