English translation of दाँव लगाना
दाँव लगानाPowered by COBUILD /daava lagana/
Definitions and Translations
/daava lagana, dAåva lagAnA, daaaava lagaanaa, dāåv lagānā/
1. gamble 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.
⇒ 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. gamble transitive or intransitive verb
If you gamble, you bet money on the result of a game, a race, or competition.
⇒ John gambled heavily on the horses. ⇒ He gambled away his family's money.
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Translation of दाँव लगाना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary