Thesaurus > Related Words: gamble

  Words related to gamble

Related / Similar Words: chance, risk, hazard, take chances, adventure, run a risk, take a chance

 

Definition:
  • a risky act or venture;
  • money that is risked for possible monetary gain;
  • play games for money;
  • take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; "When you buy these stocks you are gambling";

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    Hyponyms: long shot, raise, stake, stakes, bet, wager, dice, shoot craps, play, go for broke, luck it, luck through

     

    Derivational Morphology: chance, risk, hazard, take chances, adventure, run a risk, take a chance, gambler, gambling, gaming, play, escapade, risky venture, dangerous undertaking, explorer, adventurer, venturer, jeopardy, peril, danger, risk taker

     

     
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