Antonyms for gambit

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The Widow's gambit was played, and she had not won the game.

White opens with Queen's pawn to Qu 3, and Black recognizes the gambit.

This is one of the oldest systems of defence against the Queen's Gambit.

The idea was more than just a gambit to attract Ashe's attention, it was true!

It was a little conversational flourish, a gambit in the polite game.

It was the first gambit in a conversation that was to lead up to Jenny's caricatures.

The class laughed, but Winsor was not one to refuse the gambit.

Is the Knight's gambit recognized now as a permissible opening in chess?

You begin to see now to what end the array is made, and understand why one Gambit differeth from another in glory and virtue.

His eyebrows went up, but he remained silent, waiting for her gambit.

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