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Gable vs. Gamble

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  • Gable (noun)

    The terminating, two sloped roof surfaces (pitches).

  • Gamble (noun)

    A bet or wager.

    "I had a gamble on the horses last weekend."

  • Gamble (noun)

    A significant risk, undertaken with a potential gain.

  • Gamble (noun)

    A risky venture.

    "The sailors had taken many gambles with the sea and always won."

  • Gamble (verb)

    To take a risk, with the potential of a positive outcome.

  • Gamble (verb)

    To play risky games, especially casino games, for monetary gain.

  • Gamble (verb)

    To risk (something) for potential gain.

    "He gambled his reputation on the outcome."

  • Gamble (verb)

    To interact with equipment at a casino

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Oxford Dictionary
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  • Gable (noun)

    A cable.

  • Gable (noun)

    The vertical triangular portion of the end of a building, from the level of the cornice or eaves to the ridge of the roof. Also, a similar end when not triangular in shape, as of a gambrel roof and the like.

  • Gamble (verb)

    To play or game for money or other stake.

  • Gamble

    To lose or squander by gaming; - usually with away.

  • Gamble (noun)

    An act of gambling; a transaction or proceeding involving gambling; hence, anything involving similar risk or uncertainty.

Webster Dictionary
  • Gable (noun)

    the vertical triangular wall between the sloping ends of gable roof

  • Gable (noun)

    United States film actor (1901-1960)

  • Gamble (noun)

    money that is risked for possible monetary gain

  • Gamble (noun)

    a risky act or venture

  • Gamble (verb)

    take a risk in the hope of a favorable outcome;

    "When you buy these stocks you are gambling"

  • Gamble (verb)

    play games for money

Princeton's WordNet

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