Professional+gambler

  • 1 professional gambler — person who gambles as a way of life, one who earns his money by gambling …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 2 professional gambler — A person who makes his living or a substantial portion thereof in pursuing the business or practice of unlawful gambling by the use of cards, dice, or other gambling device, with the purpose of thereby winning money or other property, or who… …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 3 GAMBLER, PROFESSIONAL —    This character type is instantly recognizable in Westerns and is seldom confused with the cowboy hero, who also shows skill at cards. The professional gambler, reminiscent of riverboat gamblers prior to the Civil War, dresses and acts like a… …

    Westerns in Cinema

  • 4 gambler — n. a compulsive, inveterate; professional gambler * * * [ gæmblə] inveterate professional a compulsive …

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  • 5 gambler — One who gambles; a person who follows or practices games of chance or skill, with the expectation and purpose of thereby winning money or other property. See Buckley v O Niel, 113 Mass 193. See common gambler; gamble; professional gambler …

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  • 6 gambler — n. 1. Gamester, player, player for stakes. 2. Professional gambler, blackleg, cheating gamester, card sharper …

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  • 7 professional — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun ADJECTIVE ▪ consummate, dedicated ▪ She s a consummate professional. ▪ certified (esp. AmE), educated, experienced, licensed (esp. AmE …

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  • 8 gambler — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ compulsive, heavy, inveterate, pathological (esp. AmE), problem ▪ Most compulsive gamblers are not successful. ▪ professional …

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  • 9 The Gambler (song) — Infobox Single Name = The Gambler Artist = Kenny Rogers from Album = The Gambler Released = November 15, 1978 Format = Vinyl Recorded = Genre = Country Length = 3:32 Writer = Don Schlitz Label = United Artists Producer = Larry Butler The Gambler… …

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  • 10 Michael Dalton (gambler) — Michael Dalton (born 1955) is a gambling author, publisher and founder of the Blackjack Review Network. He is best known for his Encyclopedia of Casino Twenty One (formerly titled Blackjack: A Professional Reference) and Blackjack Review Magazine …

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  • 11 GAMBLING — was known to the ancient world. Games of chance were an appreciated pastime, often turning into addiction, among the Greeks – Herodotus relates that the Lydians supposedly invented some games (History 1:94); among the Romans, who are known to… …

    Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • 12 Doc Holliday — This article is about the American historical figure. For other uses, see Doc Holliday (disambiguation). Doc Holliday Born John Henry Holliday August 14, 1851 Griffin, Georgia, U.S …

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  • 13 List of Minder episodes — This episode list gives brief descriptions and some other details of the episodes of the ITV television series Minder. Series 1 – 7 focus on Arthur Daley, a middle aged car salesman and self described entrepreneur. He is assisted/minded by Terry… …

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  • 14 Baxter v. United States — William E. Baxter Jr. v. United States was a federal tax refund case, decided in 1986, regarding the U.S. federal income tax treatment of the gambling income of a professional gambler. Because of this case, gambling winnings in the United States… …

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  • 15 John Bull (gunman) — John Bull (1836 1929) was a little known yet nonetheless deadly gunman of the American Old West. He is featured in the book Deadly Dozen , written by author Robert K. DeArment as one of the twelve most underrated gunmen of the 19th century… …

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  • 16 Giacomo Casanova — Casanova redirects here. For other uses, see Casanova (disambiguation). Giacomo Casanova Born 2 April 1725(1725 04 02) Venice, Republic of Venice …

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  • 17 List of The Dukes of Hazzard episodes — This is a list of episodes for the 1979 1985 CBS action comedy adventure series, The Dukes of Hazzard. Contents 1 Season 1 (1979) 13 episodes 2 Season 2 (1979 1980) 23 episodes 3 Season 3 (1980 1981) 22 episodes …

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  • 18 Wild Bill Hickok — Infobox Person name= Wild Bill Hickok caption= birth name = James Butler Hickok birth date= birth date|1837|5|27|mf=y birth place= Troy Grove, Illinois, U.S. death date= death date and age|1876|8|2|1837|5|27|mf=y death place= Deadwood, Dakota… …

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  • 19 John C. Turmel — Infobox Person name = John C. Turmel caption = birthname = John C. Turmel birth date = birth date and age|1951|02|22|mf=y birth place = Rouyn, Quebec, Canada death date = death place = other names = The Engineer, The Gambler, The Banking System… …

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  • 20 Nick Osipczak — Born Nicholas Dominic Osipczak December 30, 1984 (1984 12 30) (age 26) London, England Other names Slick Nick, Slick Nationality English …

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