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Synonyms for gamblinggam·bling

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gambling, gaming, playnoun

    the act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning (including the payment of a price for a chance to win a prize)

    "his gambling cost him a fortune"; "there was heavy play at the blackjack table"

    Synonyms:
    manoeuvre, looseness, fun, period of play, shimmer, play, bid, maneuver, caper, romp, gaming, sport, frolic, playing period, free rein, child's play, swordplay, gambol, dramatic play, turn, drama

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gamblingnoun

    Synonyms:
    gaming, playing for money

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  1. Clarence Birdseye:

    Go around asking a lot of damfool questions and taking chances. Only through curiosity can we discover opportunities, and only by gambling can we take advantage of them.

  2. Mike Yang:

    Before, it was more like hard-core gambling, now it's just a fun thing for me.

  3. Detectives Dermot F. Shea:

    At this point what it appears to be, is an illegal gambling location set up inside that first floor location.

  4. Shai Heffetz:

    We are aware that the two markets are converging, but we are keeping our financial trading and gambling parts quite separate.

  5. Roger Healy:

    If you are not diversifying you are not investing — you're gambling, you can't overdo this.

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