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Synonyms for gamble

take a chance

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bet

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Synonyms for gamble

to make a bet

to put up as a stake in a game or speculation

to take a risk in the hope of gaining advantage

a venture depending on chance

a possibility of danger or harm

Synonyms for gamble

money that is risked for possible monetary gain

a risky act or venture

play games for money

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Training programs are being set up at each casino to give staff tuition on how to identify and handle problem gamblers, and the use of ID verification technology as part of the registration process has been formalised, although this is already in use at many operations.
Even though government-sponsored gambling appears to be contrary to the interests of the general populace and contrary to the purpose of government, they note that the financial benefits of "gaming in Ontario may offset the social and economic costs" of problem gamblers.
He encouraged us to write our idea for Problem Gamblers Awareness Day into a state proclamation, submit it to the governor and ask that the day be recognized in Oregon.
6%), but more male gamblers participated in risky sexual behaviors (32% vs.
For a week he was unable to go home and face his wife, but Gamblers Anonymous helped him over the blip and he stopped gambling for good.
According to Kevin Farrell-Roberts, director of the Gordon House Association, a charity for gamblers, there are two reasons for this.
Gambling spend showed relative stability over time for all gamblers low spend gamblers tended to remain low spending and similarly, medium and high spending gamblers tended to remain medium/high spenders.
Factory Area police also claimed to have arrested 9 gamblers and recovered stake money of Rs 50,000 from their possession.
Waris Khan police raided in Dhoke Khabba area and netted 14 gamblers identified as Rais, Banaras, Rafique, Abbas, Rizwan, Riaz and others and recovered Rs 75,000 cash stake money and nine mobile phones.
I've only ever been to one Gamblers Anonymous meeting.
About 3 to 7% of our population can be classified as problem gamblers, and 1 to 3% meet criteria for gambling addiction.
The findings showed that of the 427 African-American youth studied almost half the sample - 49 percent- had gambled at least once before age 18, and more gamblers than non-gamblers had initiated sexual intercourse by age 18.
LAKKI MARWAT -- Two gamblers were arrested while their seven accomplices escaped when police raided a gambling den in Titterkhel on Wednesday.
From July 1 to 31, all rated slot losses greater than $100 will be refunded to gamblers using a Revel Card.
29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Atypical Games, the premier maker of combat flight games for mobile devices, announced today the sequel to the incredibly successful Sky Gamblers (TM): Air Supremacy is available on iTunes.