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Meaning of GAMBLER

Pronunciation:  g'amblur

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a person who wagers money on the outcome of games or sporting events
  2. [n]  someone who risks loss or injury in the hope of gain or excitement

GAMBLER is a 7 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: risk taker
 See Also: adventurer, better, bettor, bookie, bookmaker, crap-shooter, croupier, ex-gambler, handicapper, high roller, human, individual, loser, mortal, odds-maker, person, plunger, punter, shooter, somebody, someone, soul, speculator, sporting man, venturer, wagerer, winner



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Gam"bler\, n.
One who gambles.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: adventurer, betting ring, bettor, boneshaker, cardshark, cardsharp, cardsharper, compulsive gambler, crap shooter, gamester, hazarder, petty gambler, piker, player, plunger, punter, sharp, sharper, sharpie, speculator, sport, sporting man, sportsman, tinhorn, tipster, tout, venturer, wagerer