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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 gam·ble /ˈgæmbəl/
 冒險(vi.)(vt.)賭博,孤注一擲

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Gam·ble v. i. [imp. & p. p. Gambled p. pr. & vb. n. Gambling ]  To play or game for money or other stake.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Gamble, v. t. To lose or squander by gaming; -- usually with away. “Bankrupts or sots who have gambled or slept away their estates.”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Gam·ble n. An act of gambling; a transaction or proceeding involving gambling; hence, anything involving similar risk or uncertainty. [Colloq.]
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 gamble
      n 1: money that is risked for possible monetary gain
      2: a risky act or venture
      v 1: take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome; "When you
           buy these stocks you are gambling" [syn: chance, risk,
            hazard, take chances, adventure, run a risk, take
           a chance]
      2: play games for money