Dictionary of gambling terms
Gambler definition, to play at any game of chance for money or other stakes. See more. Using one of our 22 bilingual dictionaries, translate your word from English to Russian. He's been drinking and gambling heavily.. He would often gamble hundreds of dollars on a hand of poker.. The mayor is gambling with the city's future.. people who lost money gambling in the stock market.
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Archived from the original on Polyhedral dice are commonly used in role-playing games. See addict defined for kids. Each face is a scalene triangle. For instance, sided dice can be rolled in pairs to produce a uniform distribution of random percentages, and summing the values of multiple dice will produce approximations to normal distributions.
See gamble defined for English-language learners. See gamble defined for kids. He would often gamble hundreds of dollars on a hand of poker. The mayor is gambling with the city's future. The mayor is gambling that the new policies will help rather than hurt the city.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'gamble. Starting her own business was a gamble , but it paid off. She thought about starting her own business, but she decided it was too much of a gamble.
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Я была совсем одна, один на один с тремя огромными мужиками в тёмном, старом спортивном зале. Получив удовольствие, красотка жаждет отблагодарить кавалера и принимается делать ему минет. Вскоре искусница возбудилась и став на полу на четвереньки, светит упругой попкой. Сногсшибательные соблазнительницы с невероятно сексуальными формами не особо любят ходить по клубам, но не забывают и подыскивать женихов.
Парень поимел спермоглотку в паре метров от её бойфренда, накончав ей полный рот.
Dice are suitable as gambling devices for games like craps and are also used in non-gambling tabletop games. A traditional die is a cube , with each of its six faces showing a different number of dots pips from 1 to 6. When thrown or rolled, the die comes to rest showing on its upper surface a random integer from one to six, each value being equally likely.
A variety of similar devices are also described as dice; such specialized dice may have polyhedral or irregular shapes and may have faces marked with symbols instead of numbers. They may be used to produce results other than one through six. Loaded and crooked dice are designed to favor some results over others for purposes of cheating or amusement. A dice tray, a tray used to contain thrown dice, is sometimes used for gambling or board games , in particular to allow dice throws which do not interfere with other game pieces.
Dice have been used since before recorded history, and it is uncertain where they originated. The Egyptian game of Senet was played with dice. It was probably a racing game, but there is no scholarly consensus on the rules of Senet. It is theorized that dice developed from the practice of fortunetelling with the talus of hoofed animals, colloquially known as " knucklebones ", but knucklebones is not the oldest divination technique that incorporates randomness.
Although gambling was illegal, many Romans were passionate gamblers who enjoyed dicing, which was known as aleam ludere "to play at dice". Dicing was even a popular pastime of emperors. Letters by Augustus to Tacitus and his daughter recount his hobby of dicing.
There were two sizes of Roman dice. Tali were large dice inscribed with one, three, four, and six on four sides. Tesserae were smaller dice with sides numbered from one to six.
I am facing severe financial problems due to my gambling problem. This problem can actually keep me away from gambling but how to solve the financial problems created due to gambling. I have house rent to pay , I have tax payments due , I have to repay loans to banks , I have to repay private loans , I have to repay friends loans. With all this around not easy to get any more loans Anybody can share how can one go about solving financial problems created due to gambling.
Here on the forum you can share your experiences in a safe, supportive and accepting environment. So, share as much or as little as you like but do try to stick to keeping just one thread in this forum so people know where to find you if they want to be updated on your progress or share something with you.
When I look back all my loosing sessions of gambling over last 7 - 8 years one thing stands out that I couldn't stop when I lost and I continued to loose big. This I believe is a gambling problem which can cause lot of damage. I wonder why can't we stop when we loose? Is seems natural to win back what has been lost but in gambling it doesn't works it ends up in more losses and more losses.
I have failed to understand these actions of mine. Reading your posts they are always financial based, always analytical, you ask "Why" when the answer may well be "because were addicted or the answer may be "Why Not".