How to Pronounce wager?

Correct pronunciation for the word "wager" is [wˈe͡ɪd͡ʒə], [wˈe‍ɪd‍ʒə], [w_ˈeɪ_dʒ_ə].

"Wager" in context

A wager is a bet or an agreement between two parties wherein one party stakes some money, an item of value, or an affirmation that one event will occur in exchange for the other party agreeing that another event will occur. When an individual makes a wager, if he or she wins, he or she receives the agreed-upon prize; if he or she loses, he or she loses the money or item put up as a wager. Wagers can be made on all sorts of things including games, sporting events, races, election outcomes, and any other combination of events.

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