Part of speech:
To stake (money, etc.) in a bet
A factor, thing, element, or course involving uncertain danger; a hazard:
To ante means to pay.
To take the risk or hazard of:
(Sports) To provide a lead for:
To draw (one's body, etc.) up so as to form a hump; arch into a hump
To put (a player) at a position in a sport or in a game:
(Games) To hit (a ball) into a pocket.
Speculate is to buy or sell land or other investments that are high risk, with the goal to make a very big profit.
The definition of a gamble is a risk.
To press or smooth down
To estimate as being
To undertake the risk of; brave
To carry one's activity to specified lengths
(Informal) To take advantage of or manipulate to one's own advantage
A commercial or financial transaction involving speculation.
Find another word for wager. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for wager, like: bet, risk, hazard, ante, challenge, chance, stake, stakes, hunch, play and pledge.