Words Like GAMBLE

We have put together a list of words that are similar to GAMBLE.

20 Alternative Words Similar to gamble

1 Danger Noun      Synonym Words Like Danger
2 Peril Noun      Synonym Words Like Peril
3 Risk Noun      Synonym Words Like Risk
4 Speculation Noun      Synonym Words Like Speculation
5 Venture Noun      Synonym Words Like Venture
6 Chance Verb      Synonym Words Like Chance
7 Hazard Verb      Synonym Words Like Hazard
8 Adventure Verb      Synonym Words Like Adventure
9 Assay Verb      Synonym Words Like Assay
10 Attempt Verb      Synonym Words Like Attempt
11 Essay Verb      Synonym Words Like Essay
12 Play Verb      Synonym Words Like Play
13 Seek Verb      Synonym Words Like Seek
14 Try Verb      Synonym Words Like Try
15 Gambling Verb-intransitive      Form Words Like Gambling
16 Bet Verb      Hyponym Words Like Bet
17 Wager Verb      Hyponym Words Like Wager
18 Stake Noun      Hyponym Words Like Stake
19 Stakes Noun      Hyponym Words Like Stakes
20 Raise Noun      Hyponym Words Like Raise

10 definitions of gamble

1 To play or game for money or other stake.
2 To lose or squander by gaming; -- usually with away.
3 An act of gambling; a transaction or proceeding involving gambling; hence, anything involving similar risk or uncertainty.
4 play games for money
5 money that is risked for possible monetary gain
6 take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome
7 a risky act or venture
8 To bet on an uncertain outcome, as of a contest.
9 To play a game of chance for stakes.
10 To take a risk in the hope of gaining an advantage or a benefit.
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