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Synonyms for gamble

take a chance




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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However, while gambling is a more common behavior, adolescents who gamble have a higher risk of using illegal drugs and alcohol than do teens who do not gamble (State of Oregon, Center for Healthy Statistics, 2007).
Most people who gamble do so responsibly and do not suffer any gambling-related problems.
The reader can see from Table 6 that religious affiliation does indeed affect how often one gambles.
On average, every child has at least one parent who gambles.
The more one gambles against these odds, the more certain it becomes that one will lose.
Most people are able to gamble with little or no adverse consequences; they are commonly referred to as "social gamblers.