To gamble

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Definition

to gamble: to risk, to play, to chance, to speculate, to wager, to put money on
verb

a gamble: a risk, a chance, a lottery, a bet, an uncertainty
noun

a gambler: a risk taker, a person that gambles
noun

Examples

  • "A born gambler, he is at his best when the stakes are high."
  • "She likes to gamble."
  • "I hope you're not gambling too much in the casinos, Lucy."
  • "Lucy : Gambling?"
  • "Imagine having hundreds of millions of pounds to gamble every day."
  • "But you look like a gambler."
  • "Why gamble the company's money away when we can let the bankers gamble it away for us?"

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