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2 entries found for gamble.
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Main Entry: 1gamˇble
Pronunciation: primarystressgam-bschwal
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): gamˇbled; gamˇbling /-b(schwa-)lieng/
1 a : to play a game for money or property b : to bet on an uncertain outcome
2 : to bet something on the chance of gain : take a chance <we gambled on not being seen>
3 : 2RISK 1, hazard
- gamˇbler /-blschwar/ noun

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