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Synonyms of gamble

Noun


1. gamble, speculation, venture

usage: money that is risked for possible monetary gain

2. gamble, risk, peril, danger

usage: a risky act or venture

Verb


1. gamble, chance, risk, hazard, take chances, adventure, run a risk, take a chance, try, seek, attempt, essay, assay

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

2. gamble, play

usage: play games for money

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