gambler
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gambler(
gahm
-
bluhr
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (someone who makes bets)
a. el jugador
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
, la jugadora
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Susan was married to a gambler who would spend his weekends at the casino.Susan estaba casada con un jugador que pasaba los fines de semana en el casino.
2.
A phrase used as a figure of speech or a word that is symbolic in meaning; metaphorical (e.g. carrot, bean).
(figurative)
(risk taker)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
I think any entrepreneur needs to be a bit of a gambler.Creo que cualquier empresario tiene que ser arriesgado.
I've never been a gambler; I'm very risk-averse.Nunca me ha gustado arriesgarme; tengo aversión al riesgo.
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gambler
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el jugador(ora)
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
la jugador(ora)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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gambler [ˈɡæmbləʳ]
noun
jugadorajugadora (m) (f);a jugadora
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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