English English Dictionary

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gambling in English:

1. wager wager


Phileas Fogg had won his wager. He had made his journey around the world in eighty days!

2. hazard hazard


A pot belly is an occupational hazard for office workers.
Do you care to hazard a guess?
This is a hazard to your health.
The hazards of flying aren’t very high.
The most serious hazard in space is radiation.
Just think before you start work - know the hazards.
The World Disasters Report 2018, released on Wednesday, has found that more than two billion people have been affected by natural disasters over the past decade, mostly by weather-related hazards including floods, storms and bushfires.
... greater populations living in hazard- exposed areas.”
An example of an injunction is a tenant forcing his or her landlord to make repairs to his or her apartment due to a safety hazard.
hazardous substance
Growing levels of pollution represent a serious health hazard to the local population.
Report all potential hazards to a superior.
Modern wind turbines are almost silen, rotating so slowly that they are rarely a hazard to birds.
What are the main health hazards to construction workers on the site?
Put your hazard lights on if you are parking here.

English word "gambling"(hazard) occurs in sets:

business English 2