Definition of 'gambling'
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Gambling is the activity than seeks to maximise rewards. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Gambling is strictly illegal on Grenada. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Gambling is illegal in mainland China. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translations for 'gambling'
British English: gambling /ˈɡæmblɪŋ/ NOUN
Gambling is the act or activity of betting money, for example in card games or on horse racing.
The laws regulating gambling are quite tough.
- American English: gambling
- Arabic: مُقَامَرَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: jogo de azar
- Chinese: 赌博
- Croatian: kockanje
- Czech: hazardní hra
- Danish: hasardspil
- Dutch: gokken
- European Spanish: juego dinero
- Finnish: uhkapeli
- French: jeu d’argent
- German: Glücksspiel
- Greek: τζόγος
- Italian: gioco d'azzardo
- Japanese: ギャンブル
- Korean: 도박
- Norwegian: gambling
- Polish: hazard
- European Portuguese: jogo de azar
- Romanian: acțiunea de a juca la jocuri de noroc
- Russian: азартная игра
- Spanish: juego apostar
- Swedish: hasardspel
- Thai: การพนัน
- Turkish: kumar
- Ukrainian: гра на гроші
- Vietnamese: liên quan đến đánh bạc
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