Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!


from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To wager everything.
  • v. To try everything possible or do last thing possible in a final attempt.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. risk everything in one big effort


From Hawaiian Pidgin craps slang, meaning “to wager everything on one roll”: one would be broke, bankrupt if one loses. (Wiktionary)


Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.