gamble


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gamble \Gam"ble\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Gambled; p. pr. & vb. n.
   Gambling.] [Dim. of game. See 2d Game.]
   To play or game for money or other stake.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gamble \Gamble\, v. t.
   To lose or squander by gaming; -- usually with away.
   "Bankrupts or sots who have gambled or slept away their
   estates." --Ames.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Gamble \Gam"ble\, n.
   An act of gambling; a transaction or proceeding involving
   gambling; hence, anything involving similar risk or
   uncertainty. [Colloq.]
   [Webster 1913 Suppl.]
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