bookmaker definition

  • noun:
    • the one that edits, images, publishes, or binds books.
    • One who allows and takes care of bets, as on a horserace. Also referred to as bookie.
    • A person who prints or binds publications
    • people (or a small business) who calculates odds and takes wagers, specially on horse rushing; a bookie
    • one that writes and publishes publications; particularly, a person who gathers his materials from other books; a compiler.
    • A betting man who “makes a book.” See To make a novel, under Book, n.
    • A printer and binder of books.
    • one that writes and posts publications; specially, a mere compiler.
    • one that tends to make a book (see guide, n., 9) on a race or other skeptical occasion; an expert betting man. See extract.
    • a maker of publications; an individual who edits or publishes or binds books
    • a gambler just who takes and pays off bets (especially on horse events)
    • the one that edits, images, publishes, or binds publications.
    • person who accepts and takes care of wagers, as on a horserace. Also referred to as bookie.
    • somebody who prints or binds books
    • A person (or a company) whom determines odds and takes bets, specially on horse rushing; a bookie
    • one that writes and posts books; specially, a person who gathers their products off their publications; a compiler.
    • A betting man who “makes a novel.” See to produce a book, under Book, n.
    • A printer and binder of books.
    • one that writes and publishes publications; specifically, only compiler.
    • person who makes a book (see guide, n., 9) on a race or other doubtful event; an expert gambling man. See plant.
    • a maker of books; an individual who edits or publishes or binds publications
    • a gambler whom takes and takes care of wagers (especially on horse races)

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