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noun as in gambler

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So it’s definitely very interesting for bookmakers — and that’s why I believe that it’s the next big thing in esports.

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This track record at Augusta and Spieth’s revitalized form explains why he is taking a lot of money with the bookmakers.

Big British bookmaker Coral has suspended betting on Kate announcing she is pregnant again before the end of this month.

Mitchell (not her real name) is not your typical bookmaker, reigning over a group of 30 participants in her Bachelor betting pool.

Irish bookmaker Paddy Power funded the trips to the Hermit Kingdom, but stopped after Kim Jong-Un purged his uncle.

You could get the numbers of the notes from Kentman the bookmaker, Inspector; he'll probably have the big ones, anyway.

By return of post came the desired release from the bookmaker, and Mr. Arundel handed it to the boy with a pleasant smile.

The bookmaker was Nicholas Gerard, always called Nick by everybody.

"Even hundred nobody names it," yelled a bookmaker in the ring.

Yes: a bookmaker is a man who lives by betting on the races.


On this page you'll find 28 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to bookmaker, such as: bettor, bookie, backer, cardsharp, crapshooter, and dicer.

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