noun (plural bookies)informal
More example sentences
- 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.
Definition of bookie in:
- The US English dictionary