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Polish translation of “bookie”

bookie

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈbʊki/ informal
someone whose job is to take and pay out money that people risk trying to guess the result of horse races, sports events, etc
bukmacher/ka
Gambling and bookmakingTaking risksOccupations and trades
(Definition of bookie from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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