Gambler Sentence Examples
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.
Only a gambler like Blair could stand a chance of winning " .
The problem Kevin the annual world gambler lives the.
Now, you can become an innkeeper, a famous musician, or the richest gambler ever!
In 1977 Atlantic funded the sessions for The Gambler but the results were so overblown that it was not released.
The only thing which lets The Gambler down is the rather ropy dialog, which seems very thoughtlessly constructed at times.
The phrase "to levant," meaning to abscond, especially of one who runs away leaving debts unpaid, particularly of a betting man or gambler, is taken from the Span.
Napoleon was experiencing a feeling of depression like that of an ever- lucky gambler who, after recklessly flinging money about and always winning, suddenly just when he has calculated all the chances of the game, finds that the more he considers his play the more surely he loses.
The gambler bluffed obnoxiously about her hand, hoping to deceive her opponents with bluster.
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Distinguishing the casual gambler from the true addict can seem difficult, but problem gamblers often exhibit several warning signs.
The king, himself a man of orderly life, detested him as a gambler and a rake.
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.
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.
Burke was a gambler, they hint, in Indian stock, like his kinsmen Richard and William, and like Lord Verney, his political patron at Wendover.Advertisement
Cubby, who was a big gambler, decided he would play baccarat every evening.
This was Dolokhov, an officer of the Semenov regiment, a notorious gambler and duelist, who was living with Anatole.
A perfectly absurd and stupid fellow, and a gambler too, I am told.
He was not a gambler, at any rate he did not care about winning.
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Most experts agree that the program gambler needs an individualized treatment plan if he/she is to fully recover.
Anyone who answers "yes" to more than seven questions is likely a compulsive gambler.
If you are concerned about yourself or a loved one who might be an addictive gambler, address the facts about the situation and get help if the problem is causing major disruptions in any area of life.
The earl was a great gambler, but he was wealthy enough also to spend money on improving his house at Althorp, which he beautified both within and without.