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Synonyms for betting

preoccupied with the pursuit of pleasure and especially games of chance

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But the last thing likely to have entered Fred's expectation was that he should see his brother-in-law Lydgate--of whom he had never quite dropped the old opinion that he was a prig, and tremendously conscious of his superiority--looking excited and betting, just as he himself might have done.
Lydgate, by betting on his own strokes, had won sixteen pounds; but young Hawley's arrival had changed the poise of things.
When somebody said to me, `Young Vincy has taken to being at the billiard-table every night again--he won't bear the curb long;' I was tempted to do the opposite of what I am doing--to hold my tongue and wait while you went down the ladder again, betting first and then--"
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BOOKMAKERS have called for people using betting exchanges on-course to be forced to pay a fee for doing so as they responded to the publication of the Strategic Marketing Group's report on improving racecourse attendances.
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From football to Formula 1, betting on sporting events is increasingly commonplace.
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Nate Hecht and Chick Montefiore, co-owners of a highly respected oddsmaking firm down the street from the Golden Nugget, have launched a service through which disgruntled shareholders can apply techniques of sports betting to the stock market.