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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who wagers money on the outcome of games or sporting events; Someone who risks loss or injury in the hope of gain or excitement.

Usage examples (33)
  • But he also is one of the biggest gambles as he is a classic high-risk, high-return sort of riverboat gambler from the back end.
  • He was known as a gambler; it was time to toss the dice.
  • I get called a gambler sometimes, but I know when I can ...
  • The gambler was a revelation to her -- his work was wonderful. for more
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