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English definition 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 Gambling and bookmakingTaking risksOccupations and trades
(Definition of bookie noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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