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Synonyms for wager
ˈweɪ dʒər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bet, wager(noun)

    the act of gambling

    "he did it on a bet"

    Synonyms:
    stakes, stake, bet

  2. stake, stakes, bet, wager(verb)

    the money risked on a gamble

    Synonyms:
    interest, stake, bet, stakes, post

  3. bet, wager, play(verb)

    stake on the outcome of an issue

    "I bet $100 on that new horse"; "She played all her money on the dark horse"

    Synonyms:
    count, make for, bring, flirt, play, represent, work, dally, recreate, reckon, look, toy, depend, bet, roleplay, playact, wreak, run, fiddle, spiel, diddle, meet, act, act as, calculate, encounter, trifle, take on

  4. bet, wager(verb)

    maintain with or as if with a bet

    "I bet she will be there!"

    Synonyms:
    play, look, count, reckon, depend, bet, calculate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. wager(n.)

    Synonyms:
    bet, stake, pledge

  2. wager(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    bet, stake, pledge, lay, wage

  3. wager(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    bet, lay a wager

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. wager(v)

    Synonyms:
    bet, stake, pledge, hazard, speculate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    bet, gamble, equal

How to pronounce wager?

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How to say wager in sign language?

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How to use wager in a sentence?

  1. Melaine Rawn, Dragon Star 1: Stronghold:

    Consult your dragon before you wager his hide.

  2. Ken Jennings:

    Hell tell you, hell be like, Oh that small wager might come back to haunt you, kid.

  3. Rick Perry:

    You would not want to wager that your liberties and your freedoms in a country - the United States in this case - should be left solely to the free market.

  4. Oliver Wendell Holmes Jr.:

    Every year, if not every day, we have to wager our salvation upon some prophecy based upon imperfect knowledge.

  5. Blaise Pascal:

    Let us weigh the gain and the loss in wagering that God is, but let us consider the two possibilities. If you gain, you gain all if you lose you lose nothing. Hesitate not, then, to wager that He is.


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