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best bet

noun

the most satisfactory option under the circumstances; the choice most likely to bring success

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1906

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best bet

noun

The most advantageous course of action: Your best bet is to make all decisions yourself (1941+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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