Definition of casino in English:


Syllabification: ca·si·no
Pronunciation: /kəˈsēnō

noun (plural casinos)

A public room or building where gambling games are played.
More example sentences
  • He was known to be a regular gambler at casinos and betting shops, went to the gym daily and won karate trophies.
  • UK bookmakers, casinos and betting shops make billions of pounds every year.
  • West and Fike are quick to point out the decadent lifestyle they all led inside the bars, casinos and hotel rooms.
gambling establishment, gambling club, gambling den, gaming house


mid 18th century: from Italian, diminutive of casa 'house', from Latin casa 'cottage'.

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