gambling game

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Noun1.gambling game - a game that involves gamblinggambling game - a game that involves gambling  
gambling, gaming, play - the act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning (including the payment of a price for a chance to win a prize); "his gambling cost him a fortune"; "there was heavy play at the blackjack table"
game - a contest with rules to determine a winner; "you need four people to play this game"
fan tan, fantan - a Chinese gambling game; a random number of counters are placed under a bowl and you gamble on how many will be left (0, 1, 2, or 3 modulo 4)
lottery, drawing - players buy (or are given) chances and prizes are distributed by casting lots
craps - a gambling game played with two dice; a first throw of 7 or 11 wins and a first throw of 2, 3, or 12 loses and a first throw of any other number must be repeated to win before a 7 is thrown, which loses the bet and the dice
roulette - a gambling game in which players bet on which compartment of a revolving wheel a small ball will come to rest in
banking game - any gambling game in which bets are laid against the gambling house or the dealer
References in classic literature ?
In a row, against the opposite wall, were the gambling games.
Or he engages with his comrades in games of dexterity, agility and strength; or in gambling games in which everything is put at hazard with a recklessness seldom witnessed in civilized life.
In Pasig, John Ambagan and Ronaldo Casila were arrested for playing cara y cruz, an illegal coin gambling game, in Barangay Pinagbuhatan at around 7 a.
Dubai: A worker has been cleared of using playing cards and an ironing board to organise a public gambling game for pedestrians in front of stores.
Nimfa Barbosa, head of the women's and children's desk of the local police, said witnesses saw the two playing the illegal gambling game 'cara y cruz' before the incident, which happened around 4 a.
The group's gambling game, Kala- peela , would attract drunkards, drug addicts and anti- social elements.
Teetotum was originally a gambling game involving a spinning top that was played in Victorian pubs, but soldiers began to fashion the spinners out of their bullets and play the game during the long stretches of time between fighting.
The gambling game Rouge et Noir is also known as what?
A dose of Ritalin makes healthy women more reckless in a gambling game.
Playyoo has only recently commenced generating revenues and introduced its first gambling game in January 2012.
Academics from Warwick University researching gender differences devised a gambling game that paired participants either with a man, woman or baby.