gamble away


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To such a pitch of excitement are they sometimes roused, that they gamble away everything they possess, even to their wives and children.
'I shoulder all the responsibilities in the house but all he does is play naira bet and gamble away the little money he makes from his welding business.
Mr Neil added: "Gambling can be even worse than alcohol addiction, as it is so easy to gamble away a huge amount of money very quickly."
It can be even worse than alcohol addiction as it is so easy to gamble away money very quickly.
High-stake, high-speed electronic casino games are said to be dangerously addictive and currently enable a player to theoretically gamble away PS18,000 an hour.
'The people should not gamble away their children's future for personal interest,' he told reporters after launching the Utusan Malaysia education supplement Tutor for schools in his constituency, Liawan, at Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Gunsanad here today.
The high-stake, high-speed electronic casino games are said to be dangerously addictive and currently allow a stake of up to PS100 every 20 seconds, enabling a player to theoretically gamble away PS18,000 an hour.
Nick is horrified to see Carla recklessly gamble away hundreds of pounds.
Nick is concerned about her and tags along, but is horrified to see Carla recklessly gamble away hundreds of pounds.
"Not really party, I went to casino to gamble away a percentage of my winnings so I need to get it back this week," jokingly admitted Gulbis who won north of half a million dollars in the Paris grand slam.