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gambler

noun [C]  us   /ˈɡæm·blər/
a person who risks losing money in the hope of winning a lot more money: Gamblers can seek help from government-financed treatment programs. A compulsive gambler is someone who cannot stop risking and usually losing their money in the hope of winning a lot more money, esp. by playing cards and other games in casinos .
Translations of “gambler”
in Chinese (Traditional) 賭博者, 賭徒…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赌博者, 赌徒…
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