Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English


English definition of “croupier”


noun [C]     /ˈkruː.pi.eɪ/
a person who works in a casino (= a place where people risk money in games ) who is responsible for a particular table and whose job is to collect and pay out money and give out playing cards , etc.Gambling and bookmakingTaking risks
(Definition of croupier noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of croupier

Word of the Day


to pour liquid slowly over something, especially in a thin line or in small drops

Word of the Day


Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More