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Gam●bling /ˈgæmblɪŋ/noun:
any behavior that involves the risk of money or anything of value on the outcome of a game, contest, or other event. This includes but is not limited to lotteries, card games, pools or raffles, sports betting has a major disruptive effect on the gambler's life.
 
Prob●lem Gam●bling /ˈprɒbləm ˈgæmblɪŋ/ noun:
any gambling behavior that interferes with a major area of life, impacting such things as personal relationships, finances, or academics.
 
Path●o●log●i●cal Gam●bling /ˌpæθəˈlɒdʒɪkəl ˈgæmblɪŋ/noun:
characterized by uncontrollable gambling well beyond the point of a social or recreational activity, such that the gambling 
 

  • Lottery/numbers
  • Casino gambling
  • Cards or dice games
  • Betting on college or professional sports
  • Betting on horse/dog races
  • Internet gambling
  • Bingo and raffles