Meaning of 赌

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(Trad.: 賭)
English Definition: to bet; to gamble
Chinese Definition:
Total strokes: 12; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (money) conveys the meaning.
Character Formation:
  • Left to right
    • [ bèi ] sea shell; money, currency
    • [ zhě ] that which; they who; those who
Similar Characters: 贿
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Example Words
赌博 to gamble
赌气 to act in a fit of pique; to get in a huff; to be peeved
赌场 chǎng casino
打赌 to bet; to make a bet; a wager
赌注 zhù stake (in a gamble); (what is at) stake
More: 赌* | *赌 | *赌*
Example Sentences
But do you really want to bet on those odds?
The wager was accepted, but not one of those who bet believed that she would do it.
I once made 20$ on a bet that my geography teacher would pull his pants up to this belly button the second class started. And he did.
He wanted to win the horse No. 12 by straining his luck.
Dear sir, I made a square bet with myself that there were nineteen debauchable men in your self-righteous community.