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  1. the activity or practice of playing at a game of chance for money or other stakes.

  2. the act or practice of risking the loss of something important by taking a chance or acting recklessly: If you don't back up your data, that's gambling.

Origin of gambling


Words Nearby gambling Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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