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Overview of noun gambit

The noun gambit has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. gambit, ploy

(an opening remark intended to secure an advantage for the speaker)

2. ploy, gambit, stratagem

(a maneuver in a game or conversation)

3. gambit

(a chess move early in the game in which the player sacrifices minor pieces in order to obtain an advantageous position) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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