Hindi translation of 'gamble'
gamble /ˈɡæmbəl ˈगैम्बल्/
Word forms: gambles, gambling, gambled
1. transitive or intransitive verb, singular noun
If you gamble on something, or if you take a gamble, you take a risky decision in the hope of gaining money, success, or an advantage.
जुआ खेलना/जुआ mn
दाँव लगाना/दाँव mn
द्यूत खेलना/ द्यूत mn
Most firms are not willing to gamble on new products.
They do not want to gamble their careers on this matter.
It was a gamble to leave a 16-year-old in charge.
2. transitive or intransitive verb
If you gamble, you bet money on the result of a game, a race, or competition.
दाँव लगाना/दाँव पर लगना
John gambled heavily on the horses.
He gambled away his family's money.
gamblerWord forms: gamblers countable noun
I used to be a very heavy gambler.
gambling uncountable noun
The laws regulating gambling are quite tough.
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Example Sentences Including 'gamble'
It gave me the time I needed, and I took the gamble I had to.The Complete Stories Volume 2
He also admitted to himself, now that the ploy had proved successful, that his initial move had been an unforgivable gamble.Loaded Questions
Now he was being asked to gamble - who knows, maybe his own life - on his ability to judge character.The Unorthodox Murder of Rabbi Moss
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'gamble' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يُقامِرُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: jogar jogo de azar
- Chinese: 博采
- Croatian: kockati
- Czech: hazardovat
- Danish: spille hasard
- Dutch: gokken
- European Spanish: jugar dinero
- Finnish: pelata uhkapeliä
- French: jouer argent
- German: um Geld spielen
- Greek: ποντάρω
- Italian: giocare d’azzardo
- Japanese: 賭け事をする
- Korean: 도박을 하다
- Norwegian: gamble
- Polish: uprawiać hazard
- Portuguese: jogar jogo de azar
- Romanian: a paria
- Russian: играть в азартные игры
- Spanish: jugar
- Swedish: spela
- Thai: เล่นพนัน
- Turkish: kumar oynamak
- Ukrainian: вести ризиковану гру
- Vietnamese: đánh bạc
Translation of gamble from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary