One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
Used to express certainty or as a strongly positive response.‘Had she pictured herself in a Broadway role? You betcha’‘‘You have everything under control?’ ‘You betcha!’’
- ‘Pet peeve of mine, you betcha!’
- ‘You betcha this Minnesota guy was willing to be interviewed!’
- ‘Will I return - you betcha!’
- ‘Will tonight's debate matter? You betcha.’
- ‘That merited a high-five, you betcha.’
- ‘His phrase of the moment is "you betcha" - frequently spouted when he is asked if he intends to take action on something close to Labour hearts.’
- ‘I'm going to make a big ol' bowl of popcorn for that show, you betcha.’
- ‘Anyhow, she was intelligent too, you betcha, the smartest kitty cat I've ever known.’
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