one-armed bandit definition

  • noun:
    • A slot machine for betting run by pulling a lever on the side.
    • A gaming device having a lengthy handle (the “arm” regarded in title) at one side that certain brings down seriously to make reels spin; the gamer wins money or tokens whenever particular combinations of symbols fall into line on these reels.
    • a slot machine which is used for betting

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