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A bet is a gambling wager.

Bet or BET may also refer to:

Arts and entertainment[edit]

  • Bet Lynch, a fictional character from the British ITV soap opera Coronation Street
  • Elizabeth "Bet" Yeager, protagonist of Rimrunners, a science fiction novel
  • the title character of Bet, Queen of Jordan, a 1924 Dutch film
  • "Bet" (song), a 2019 song by Octavian
  • "Bet", a song from Aquarius, a 2014 Tinashe album

Business and economics[edit]



  • Bet van Beeren (1902—1967), legendary bar owner in Amsterdam
  • Bet Low (1924–2007), Scottish painter
  • Aldo Bet (born 1949), Italian former footballer
  • Yelena Bet (born 1976), Belarusian sprint canoer


  • BET theory, an adsorption model for gases named after physicists Brunauer, Emmett and Teller
  • Blade element theory to determine the behaviour of propellers
  • Bromo- and Extra-Terminal domain (BET) family of Bromodomain-containing proteins

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