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Overview of noun gambling

The noun gambling has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (4) gambling, gaming, play

(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")

Overview of verb gamble

The verb gamble has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) gamble, chance, risk, hazard, take chances, adventure, run a risk, take a chance

(take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; "When you buy these stocks you are gambling")

2. gamble

(play games for money) © 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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