Definition of casino in English:

casino

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.
Synonyms
gambling establishment, gambling club, gambling den, gaming house

Origin

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

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