Gambler - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- someone who risks loss or injury in the hope of gain or excitement
He's been drinking and gambling heavily.
He would often gamble hundreds of dollars on a hand of poker.
The mayor is gambling with the city's future.
people who lost money gambling in the stock market
The mayor is gambling that the new policies will help rather than hurt the city.
Starting her own business was a gamble, but it paid off.
She thought about starting her own business, but she decided it was too much of a gamble.
Des is a big gambler, you know.
Stevens was a compulsive gambler.
He had tabbed Jordan as a degenerate gambler. (M. Puzo)