you bet | you bet your boots | you bet your life Informal
Meaning: You can say "you bet", "you bet your boots" or "you bet your life" when you strongly agree with a statement or a suggestion, or to emphasise what you're saying.
- Fela Kuti said "Do you want to join my band?" and I said, "You bet I do!"
- You can bet your boots that the rent will go up in January. It always does.
Sheena said "Would you like to go out with me?" and Jamal said, "You bet your life I would" because