wager

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1 wager /ˈweɪʤɚ/ noun
plural wagers
1 wager
/ˈweɪʤɚ/
noun
plural wagers
Learner's definition of WAGER
[count]
: an agreement in which people try to guess what will happen and the person who guesses wrong has to give something (such as money) to the person who guesses right : bet
: the money or other valuable thing that you could win or lose in a bet
2 wager /ˈweɪʤɚ/ verb
wagers; wagered; wagering
2 wager
/ˈweɪʤɚ/
verb
wagers; wagered; wagering
Learner's definition of WAGER
: to risk losing something (such as money) if your guess about what will happen is wrong : bet
[+ object]
[no object]
informal used in the phrase I'll wager to indicate what you think will happen or what you believe is probably true
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