It is no ordinary gamble, for what the bettor stakes is his life, possibly his reason.
But a bettor of the right sort slips in an' taps me for odds to a thousand.
The action was scarcely performed, when the bettor flung the glove into the air with all his force.
The bettor's friends at once began sympathizing with him, but he looked at Terry and asked if he considered that a good shot.
Frequently the bettor may realize that he has won a point, or two, or three, and may insist upon the bucket shop selling for him.
I was taking the same losing risk as the bettor, with a greater chance for gain.