wager


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Synonyms for wager

a venture depending on chance

something risked on an uncertain outcome

to put up as a stake in a game or speculation

to make a bet

Synonyms for wager

the money risked on a gamble

stake on the outcome of an issue

maintain with or as if with a bet

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NAN reports that Ike's handmade chess board was another highlight of the wager presentation.
In New Jersey, the nascent business generated billions of dollars in wagers as dozens of businesses racetracks, online casinos and brick and mortar gaming halls began opening sports books.
That carryover pool will grow until there is one unique ticket with six-of-six correct, winning the entire pool for the wager, plus the carryover, or until there is a mandatory payout situation on the final day of the season.
Nevada is the only state where a person can wager on the results of a single game, though the law doesn't cover wagering between friends.
In addition to the wager argument, Pascal's Pensees includes other arguments, such as arguments that Christianity alone meets our existential needs, and arguments that miracle claims and satisfied prophecies favor Christianity over its theistic rivals of Judaism and Islam.
"While I was recruited, I was promised that my contract will be renewed," he said, adding that during this tenure, he also served on Polio duties against additional incentives which were also not paid.A spokesman of the health department admitted that the payments of daily wagers, appointed in few zones, were still pending due to non-releasing of budgets.
The form of Pascal's wager has been adapted outside of its explicitly religious context.
If you like the fight to last over 9.5 rounds, a $100 wager would bring $130.
In parimutuel wagering, once you have chosen which outcome you would like to wager on, finding the right amount to wager is tricky because payoffs per unit bet decrease as you raise your wager on an event.
Open Wager tailored Hollywood Slots' graphics to incorporate entertaining elements of Penn National's popular Hollywood brand.
Just like a tumultuous encounter in the Avengers leadership, Hemsworth and Evans could not make their minds on what the wager would be.
Once trained on historical data, the system is tested with different wagers and results are evaluated for betting efficiency, (payout - wager) / number of bets.
The group, which is the target of a takeover bid by Britain's biggest bookmaker William Hill, posted a 35% drop in revenue to PS38.8m between August 1 and October 31, as wager numbers dropped.
29 November 2012 - US real-time mobile fantasy sport alerts provider Fantasy Alarm LLC said today it plans to establish a joint venture with Las Vegas-based sporting event data aggregator Don Best Sports in a drive to foster its Wager Alarm mobile odds service.
Mike Mankosa, Eriez vice president of operations, has confirmed the company's newest facility, located on Wager Road in Erie, Pa., is up and running at full production.