bookmaker

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From book +‎ maker. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

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Noun[edit]

bookmaker ‎(plural bookmakers)

  1. A person who prints or binds books
  2. A person (or a business) who calculates odds and accepts bets, especially on horse racing; a bookie

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English bookmaker.

Noun[edit]

bookmaker m ‎(plural bookmakers)

  1. bookmaker (betting)

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English bookmaker.

Noun[edit]

bookmaker m ‎(invariable)

  1. bookmaker (betting)

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