The Russian writer and problem gambler Fyodor Dostoevsky portrays in his novella The Gambler the psychological implications of gambling and how gambling can affect gamblers. He also associates gambling and the idea of" getting rich quick" suggesting that Russians may have a particular affinity for gambling.
Gamble Definition of Gamble by Merriam-Webster.
The mayor is gambling with the city's' future. people who lost money gambling in the stock market The mayor is gambling that the new policies will help rather than hurt the city. Noun Starting her own business was a gamble, but it paid off.
How the Brain Gets Addicted to Gambling Scientific American.
Around the U.S.particularly in Californiacasinos are taking gambling addiction seriously. Marc Lefkowitz of the California Council on Problem Gambling regularly trains casino managers and employees to keep an eye out for worrisome trends, such as customers who spend increasing amounts of time and money gambling.
Gambling Society The Guardian.
Force banks to let customers block gambling transactions, Monzo tells ministers. Even low levels of gambling linked to financial hardship, study finds. Published: 4 Feb 2021. Even low levels of gambling linked to financial hardship, study finds. Gambling firms in Great Britain ordered to slow down online slot machines.