pit boss
noun Date: 1949 a person who supervises the gaming tables in a casino

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • pit boss — noun 1. : a foreman in charge of workers in a given section of a coal mine or one in charge of all operations at a strip coal mine compare shift boss 2. : one that supervises the gaming tables in a casino during play * * * a casino employee who… …   Useful english dictionary

  • pit boss — Las Vegas Lingo A casino boss who oversees numerous table dealers …   English dialects glossary

  • pit boss — a casino employee who supervises gambling table activity. [1915 20, for an earlier sense; Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • Pit Manager — A Pit boss (more commonly known today as the pit manager) is the person who looks after the employees who work in a casino pit. The job of the pit boss is to watch the floormen, who are the supervisors for table games dealers in a casino. There… …   Wikipedia

  • Pit Drone — Créatures de Half Life Les créatures de Half Life, célèbre série de jeux vidéo, sont souvent d origine extra terrestre. Sommaire 1 Xenofaune 1.1 Écosystème 1.2 Espèces primitives 1.2.1 Barnacles …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pit Worm — Créatures de Half Life Les créatures de Half Life, célèbre série de jeux vidéo, sont souvent d origine extra terrestre. Sommaire 1 Xenofaune 1.1 Écosystème 1.2 Espèces primitives 1.2.1 Barnacles …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Boss (video games) — A boss is a computer controlled opponent which is found in video games. [Burt, Andy (2008 4). No More Heroes: The Killer Boss Guide , GamePro vol. 235., pg. 66.] Their purpose is to test the skills that the player has accumulated over the course… …   Wikipedia

  • Pit Fighter 2 — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel Pit Fighter 2 – The Beginning Originaltitel The Honorable …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • boss — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. knob, stud; manager, supervisor. See convexity, authority. v. oversee, direct; bully, domineer. See authority, fear. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. supervisor, manager, person in charge; see administrator ,… …   English dictionary for students

  • The Pit (mixed martial arts) — MMA Training Associations|teamname=The Pit cite web url=http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2007/more/04/09/ultlimate.workout0409/index.html title=Ultimate Regimen: A fighting champion gets intense. year=2007 accessdate=2007 08 21 publisher=Sports… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”