Wagering
Wagering Wa"ger*ing, a. Hazarding; pertaining to the act of one who wagers. [1913 Webster]

{Wagering policy}. (Com.) See {Wager policy}, under {Policy}. [1913 Webster]


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  • wagering — wager wa ger, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {wagered} (w[=a] j[ e]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. {wagering}.] To hazard on the issue of a contest, or on some question that is to be decided, or on some eventuality; to lay; to stake; to bet. [1913 Webster] And wagered …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • wagering — noun An amount wagered …   Wiktionary

  • wagering — wa·ger || weɪdÊ’É™(r) n. bet, something staked; gamble, venture v. bet; gamble …   English contemporary dictionary

  • wagering — adjective Etymology: from gerund of wager (II) : relating to the act of one who wagers : betting …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wagering policy — Wagering Wa ger*ing, a. Hazarding; pertaining to the act of one who wagers. [1913 Webster] {Wagering policy}. (Com.) See {Wager policy}, under {Policy}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wagering contract — wager wa ger (w[=a] j[ e]r), n. [OE. wager, wajour, OF. wagiere, or wageure, F. gageure. See {Wage}, v. t.] [1913 Webster] 1. Something deposited, laid, or hazarded on the event of a contest or an unsettled question; a bet; a stake; a pledge.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Wagering excise taxes — The United States levies excise taxes on both legal and illegal gambling transactions.IRS Form 730, Tax on Wagering, is used to compute excise taxes for both legal and illegal wagers of certain types. For state authorized wagers placed with… …   Wikipedia

  • wagering contract — See gaming contract …   Big dictionary of business and management

  • wagering contract — /ˌweɪdʒərɪŋ ˈkɒntrækt/ (say .wayjuhring kontrakt) noun a contract in which mutual promises are made between two persons, that one will pay the other a certain sum of money if a certain event is ascertained to have happened. Also, wager …   Australian English dictionary

  • wagering contract — One in which the parties stipulate that they shall gain or lose, upon the happening of an uncertain event, in which they have no interest except that arising from the possibility of such gain or loss. See also wager …   Black's law dictionary

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