snooker Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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snookernoun [U]

uk   /ˈsnuː.kər/  us   /-kɚ/
a ​gameplayed, ​especially in the UK, by two ​people in which cues (= ​long, ​thinpoles) are used to ​hit 15 ​redballs and six ​balls of different ​colours into six ​holes around a ​tablecovered in ​softcloth in a ​fixedorder
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snookerverb [T]

uk   /ˈsnuː.kər/  us   /-kɚ/
UK informal to ​prevent someone from ​finishing an ​intendedplan of ​action: We had ​intended to go ​driving around ​Scotland, but ​unless I can get my ​licence we're snookered. US informal to ​deceive or ​trick someone
(Definition of snooker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “snooker”
in Korean 스누커…
in Arabic لُعْبة البِلْيارْدو…
in Malaysian snuker…
in French (sorte de) jeu de billard…
in Russian снукер…
in Chinese (Traditional) 斯諾克撞球,撞球…
in Italian gioco di biliardo…
in Turkish bir tür bilardo oyunu, sunuker…
in Polish snooker, bilard…
in Spanish snooker, billar ruso…
in Vietnamese trò chơi bi-da…
in Portuguese sinuca…
in Thai สนุกเกอร์…
in German das Billardspiel…
in Catalan billar de 22 boles…
in Japanese スヌーカー(ビリヤードから派生した競技)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 斯诺克台球…
in Indonesian bilyar…
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