賭 means 'gamble'

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Strokes : 16    Frequency: 1705   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-29    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 17 words   Used in 18 words   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   ける to gamble, wager, bet
Kun    かけ
The right side of this kanji is actually the non-Joyo variant . A version of this kanji that uses the usual Joyo form of the right side exists but is not the Joyo form.
⿰   shellfish   person  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 賭 is used 2 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 賭 is used 16 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
ト : 6 words FIND ALL
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ける : 9 words FIND ALL
Most common form: かける
ichidan verb, transitive verb
to wager; to bet; to risk; to stake; to gamble
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ける (read as かけ) : 1 word FIND ALL
Most common form: かけ
betting; gambling; a gamble  (see also: 賭する; 賭けする should be 賭けをする or 賭する(とする))
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An additional 2 less common words include 賭 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: Joy o' Kanji : 2077  Key to Kanji:

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ト   かける to gamble, wager, bet   
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かい shellfish   
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katakana 'ha'; eight
ボク   モク   eye   ま-    め    
シャ   もの person, someone   
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ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
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