wager translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "wager" - English-Spanish dictionary

wager

noun   /ˈweɪ.dʒər/
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 apuesta She put a 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 172
verb   /ˈweɪ.dʒər/
to risk money by guessing the result of something apostar 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.172
(Definition of wager from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

wager

noun /ˈweidʒə/
a bet apuesta We made a wager that he would win.
(Definition of wager from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “wager”
in Vietnamese sự cá cược…
in Malaysian pertaruhan…
in Thai การพนัน…
in French pari…
in German die Wette…
in Chinese (Simplified) 赌注, 打赌…
in Indonesian taruhan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 賭注, 打賭…
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
by ,
May 25, 2016
by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

Read More 

Word of the Day

ultraviolet

Ultraviolet light has a wavelength that is after the violet (= light purple) end of the range of colours that can be seen by humans. Light of this type causes the skin to become darker in the sun.

Word of the Day

convo noun
convo noun
May 23, 2016
informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

Read More