To go bet
Bet \Bet\, a. & adv. An early form of {Better}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

{To go bet}, to go fast; to hurry. [Obs.] --Chaucer. [1913 Webster]


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  • To go halves — Go Go, v. t. 1. To take, as a share in an enterprise; to undertake or become responsible for; to bear a part in. [1913 Webster] They to go equal shares in the booty. L Estrange. [1913 Webster] 2. To bet or wager; as, I ll go you a shilling.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To go it — Go Go, v. t. 1. To take, as a share in an enterprise; to undertake or become responsible for; to bear a part in. [1913 Webster] They to go equal shares in the booty. L Estrange. [1913 Webster] 2. To bet or wager; as, I ll go you a shilling.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To go it alone — Go Go, v. t. 1. To take, as a share in an enterprise; to undertake or become responsible for; to bear a part in. [1913 Webster] They to go equal shares in the booty. L Estrange. [1913 Webster] 2. To bet or wager; as, I ll go you a shilling.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To go one's way — Go Go, v. t. 1. To take, as a share in an enterprise; to undertake or become responsible for; to bear a part in. [1913 Webster] They to go equal shares in the booty. L Estrange. [1913 Webster] 2. To bet or wager; as, I ll go you a shilling.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • To go off — Off Off ([o^]f; 115), adv. [OE. of, orig. the same word as R. of, prep., AS. of, adv. & prep. [root]194. See {Of}.] In a general sense, denoting from or away from; as: [1913 Webster] 1. Denoting distance or separation; as, the house is a mile off …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • I Want to Go Home — Infobox Book name = I Want To Go Home author = Gordon Korman cover artist = Rodrigo Moreno (2004 version) country = Canada flagicon|Canada language = English|English series = Non series genre = Adventure publisher = Scholastic Canada Ltd. release …   Wikipedia

  • I Don't Want You to Go — Infobox Single | Name = I Don t Want You to Go Artist = La Toya Jackson from Album = My Special Love Released = 1981 Format = 7 single Recorded = 1981 Genre = Pop/R B/Soul Length = 4:22 Label = Polydor Producer = Ollie E. Brown Chart position =… …   Wikipedia

  • Bet — Bet, a. & adv. An early form of {Better}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] {To go bet}, to go fast; to hurry. [Obs.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • go — go1 [gō] vi. went, gone, going [ME gon < OE gan, akin to Du gaan, Ger gehen < IE base * ĝhē , orig., to leave behind, go away > Sans jíhītē, (he) goes; the pt. WENT is < WEND replacing OE eode, ME yede] I indicating motion without… …   English World dictionary

  • Go — Go, v. t. 1. To take, as a share in an enterprise; to undertake or become responsible for; to bear a part in. [1913 Webster] They to go equal shares in the booty. L Estrange. [1913 Webster] 2. To bet or wager; as, I ll go you a shilling.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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