Betting terms and activities

by hammerbcn
Horse racing, football match, spread betting,etc.
(54 terms)
term Description
across the board
ante-post
bad beat A losing bet that should have been won
beard A person who places bets for others
be on a roll
betting slip
bookie
dead heat
dime $1,000 bet
each-way
even money
evens
favorite
first scorer
fixed odds
football match
form
greyhound racing
forecast
full-time result
half-time result
hedge your bets
hedging
high roller
horse racing
in-game betting
last scorer
live betting
long odds Unlikely to win
losing streak
odds
odds-on
on the nose
payout
place a bet
point spread
scoreline
short odds Among the favorites to win
soccer match
spread betting
stake
top scorer
tote
tournament
trifecta
underdog
wager
winning streak
bet
gambling
illegal gambling
sports betting
a sure thing
cover the spread