WORD OF THE DAY

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gambler

The king, himself a man of orderly life, detested him as a gambler and a rake.

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A perfectly absurd and stupid fellow, and a gambler too, I am told.

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He was not a gambler, at any rate he did not care about winning.

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At the Elysee, Morny, adulterine son of Hortense, a hero of the Bourse and successful gambler, supported his half-brother by his energy and counsels.

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This was Dolokhov, an officer of the Semenov regiment, a notorious gambler and duelist, who was living with Anatole.

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His reputation as a rake and gambler was so well established at the very beginning of his career that when he was dismissed from office in 1774 there was a general belief among the vulgar that he had been detected in actual theft.

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Burke was a gambler, they hint, in Indian stock, like his kinsmen Richard and William, and like Lord Verney, his political patron at Wendover.

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Burke was a gambler, they hint, in Indian stock, like his kinsmen Richard and William, and like Lord Verney, his political patron at Wendover.

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He married in 1766 Lady Dorothy Cavendish (1750-1794), daughter of the 4th duke of Devonshire, and was succeeded as 4th duke by his son William Henry (1768-1854), who married a daughter of the famous gambler, General John Scott, and was brother-in-law to Canning.

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When it is added that Fauquier was a passionate gambler, and that the gentry who gathered every winter at Williamsburg, the seat of government of the province, were ruinously addicted to the same weakness, and that Jefferson had a taste for racing, it does credit to his early strength of character that of his social opportunities he took only the better.

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Cubby, who was a big gambler, decided he would play baccarat every evening.

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Only a gambler like Blair could stand a chance of winning " .

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compulsive gambler for my whole life.

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fortune hunter, the gambler, the servant, or the rogue?

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Now, you can become an innkeeper, a famous musician, or the richest gambler ever!

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inveterate gambler, who throws the dice on every possible occasion.

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The problem Kevin the annual world gambler lives the.

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martingale system gambler completely.

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In 1977 Atlantic funded the sessions for The Gambler but the results were so overblown that it was not released.

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pathological gambler?

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