Definition of bookie in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈbʊki

noun (plural bookies)

  • A bookmaker.
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    • Anyone who has worked in a bookies, as have I, can spot them a mile off.
    • Did you ever stand in a bookies shop on St Stephens Day for a period of time?
    • We have won them all bar one since then and now the bookies believe they are about to be taken to the cleaners once again.

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