bet the ranch

Bet the ranch
(USA) If you bet the ranch, you risk everything on something you think will succeed.

The small dictionary of idiomes. 2014.

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  • bet the ranch — bet the farm/ranch US INFORMAL ► to risk a lot of money on something that may happen in the future: »I hope we attract lots of customers because we ve bet the ranch on this place. Main Entry: ↑bet …   Financial and business terms

  • bet the ranch — bet the farm/ranch American to spend almost all the money you have on something that you think might bring you success. TV networks are obviously willing to bet the ranch on special sports events they paid millions to broadcast the Olympics.… …   New idioms dictionary

  • bet the ranch — to risk everything you have because you are certain of success. The program was in trouble, and our feeling was, why bet the ranch on it? She s expecting further gains, but she wouldn t bet the ranch …   New idioms dictionary

  • bet the ranch (to) —  Risk everything.  ► “Derivatives are designed to help companies reduce or hedge market risk exposure. Nonetheless, these financial instruments also offer companies enticing opportunities to bet the farm on which way the market winds will blow… …   American business jargon

  • bet the farm/ranch — US INFORMAL ► to risk a lot of money on something that may happen in the future: »I hope we attract lots of customers because we ve bet the ranch on this place. Main Entry: ↑bet …   Financial and business terms

  • bet the farm — bet the farm/ranch US INFORMAL ► to risk a lot of money on something that may happen in the future: »I hope we attract lots of customers because we ve bet the ranch on this place. Main Entry: ↑bet …   Financial and business terms

  • bet the farm — bet the farm/ranch American to spend almost all the money you have on something that you think might bring you success. TV networks are obviously willing to bet the ranch on special sports events they paid millions to broadcast the Olympics.… …   New idioms dictionary

  • bet — ▪ I. bet bet 1 [bet] verb bet PTandPP or betted betting PRESPART [intransitive, transitive] …   Financial and business terms

  • The Secret of Shadow Ranch (video game) — Infobox VG| title = Nancy Drew: The Secret of Shadow Ranch developer = Her Interactive publisher = DreamCatcher designer = released = July 20, 2004 genre = Adventure modes = Single player ratings = ESRB: Everyone (E) platforms = Windows media =… …   Wikipedia

  • The Artist Formerly Known As Prince — Prince (2008) Prince Rogers Nelson (* 7. Juni 1958 in Minneapolis, Minnesota) ist ein US amerikanischer Musiker, Komponist, Musikproduzent und Songwriter. Seit 1978 ist Prince im Musikgeschäft aktiv. International bekannt wurde er vor allem 1984… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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