(noun, verb)


1. the act of gambling

Similar word(s): bet

Definition categories: act, gambling, gaming, play

2. the money risked on a gamble

Similar word(s): bet, stake, stakes

Definition categories: possession, gamble


1. stake on the outcome of an issue

Similar word(s): bet, play

Definition categories: competition, gamble

2. maintain with or as if with a bet

Similar word(s): bet

Definition categories: communication, anticipate, call, forebode, foretell, predict, prognosticate, promise

Sentences with wager as a verb:

- I'd wager my boots on it.

- I'll wager that Johnson knows something about all this.