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shoot moon

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Synonyms for shoot moon

verb take a chance on winning
  • bet
  • speculate
  • wager
  • back
  • brave
  • challenge
  • dare
  • defy
  • endanger
  • face
  • game
  • hazard
  • imperil
  • jeopardize
  • lot
  • play
  • plunge
  • put
  • risk
  • set
  • stake
  • venture
  • buck the odds
  • cast lots
  • cut the cards
  • flip the coin
  • go for broke
  • lay money on
  • make a bet
  • put faith in
  • put trust in
  • shoot the moon
  • shoot the works
  • stick one's neck out
  • take a flyer
  • tempt fortune
  • trust to luck
  • try one's luck

Antonyms for shoot moon

  • ascend
  • discourage
  • displace
  • dissuade
  • hide
  • remove
  • rise
  • save
  • be careful
  • design
  • ensure
  • guard
  • insure
  • plan
  • safeguard
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.