Die Übersetzung von "wager" - Englisch-Portugiesisch-Wörterbuch


noun uk /ˈweɪ.dʒər/ us /-dʒɚ/

an amount of money that you risk in the hope of winning more, by trying to guess something uncertain, or the agreement that you make to take this risk

She put a UK cash wager of £50 on the race.
He tried to eat 50 hard-boiled eggs, for a wager.
They made a friendly wager on the game.
→ Synonym bet noun
verb uk /ˈweɪ.dʒər/ us /-dʒɚ/

to risk money by guessing the result of something

More than $2 billion was wagered legally on sports in Nevada in the last 12 months.
He is so confident of victory he has wagered on himself.
I’ll wager you £5 that they’ll get there first.

(Die Übersetzung von "wager" von Cambridge Englisch-Portugiesisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)