Is GAMBLING a scrabble word?

Words With Friends :  YES

Scrabble US :  YES

Scrabble UK :  YES

English International (SOWPODS) :  YES

Scrabble Global :  YES

Enable1 Dictionary :  YES

Definitions for the word 'gambling'


  1. GAMBLING, the act of playing for stakes in the hope of winning (including the payment of a price for a chance to win a prize)
  2. GAMBLING, something that could produce a desired result or a bad or unpleasant result


  1. GAMBLING, to play a game in which you can win or lose money or possessions : to bet money or other valuable things
  2. GAMBLING, to risk losing (an amount of money) in a game or bet
  3. GAMBLING, to risk losing (something valuable or important) in order to do or achieve something

Synonyms for 'gambling'

The word GAMBLING is worth 14 points in Scrabble and 20 points in Words with Friends

How to use the word 'gambling' in a sentence

  1. He's been drinking and gambling heavily.
  2. He would often gamble hundreds of dollars on a hand of poker.
  3. The mayor is gambling with the city's future.
  4. Starting her own business was a gamble, but it paid off.
  5. She thought about starting her own business, but she decided it was too much of a gamble.

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