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gamble

1 verb make bets
INTRANSITIVEcearrbhachas a dhéanamhbheith ag cearrbhachasgeall a churhe likes to gamble on the greyhounds is maith leis geall a chur ar na cúnna, is maith leis airgead a chur ar na cúnnato gamble on the stock exchange dul i bhfiontar ar an stocmhalartán
TRANSITIVEhe gambled every penny that he had chuir sé gach pingin dá raibh aige i ngeallta, chaith sé gach pingin dá raibh aige ag cearrbhachas
2 verb take risk
INTRANSITIVEtéigh sa seansseansáil verb  c m uthey gambled on the weather chuaigh siad sa seans leis an aimsir, thóg siad seans ar an aimsir, sheansáil siad an aimsirhe gambled on a fall in the value of the euro chuaigh sé sa seans go dtitfeadh luach an euroI was gambling on getting help from you bhí mé ag brath air go dtabharfá cúnamh dom, bhí mé ag súil go dtabharfá cúnamh domhe gambled with his life chuir sé a bheatha i mbaol
TRANSITIVEyou're gambling your health tá tú ag cur do shláinte i mbaolshe gambled her reputation on that policy chuir sí a clú i mbaol leis an bpolasaí sin, sheansáil sí a clú ar an bpolasaí sin
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun riskseans masc4  c m uthis is our biggest gamble yet seo é an seans is mó dár ghlacamar go fóillit was a bit of a gamble but it paid off for us chuamar sa seans beagán ach d'éirigh linn sa deireadhlife's a gamble! is ait an mac an saol!, níl a dhath cinnte ag baint leis an saol!this is a pure gamble! táimid á fhágáil seo faoi chúram na ndéithe!to take a gamble seans a ghlacadh, seans a thógáil, dul sa seanswe took a huge gamble on the horse chuamar sa seans go mór leis an gcapall 4 noun act of gamblinggeall masc1  c m uto have a gamble on a horse geall a chur ar chapallto have a gamble on the stock exchange dul i bhfiontar ar an stocmhalartán