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gambling

verb
present participle of gamble

Synonyms of gambling

to risk (something) on the outcome of an uncertain event
  • a foolish man who gambled his life savings on the lottery

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The first known use of gambling was in 1700

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gamble (with)

gambling

gambling (on)

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“Gambling.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gambling. Accessed 3 Dec. 2021.

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