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"punter" in British English

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punternoun [C]

uk   /ˈpʌn.tər/ us   /ˈpʌn.t̬ɚ/
  • punter noun [C] (GAMBLER)

UK a person who gambles (= risks money guessing the result of something): Bookmakers are offering punters odds of 6–1 on the horse Red Devil winning the race.
  • punter noun [C] (BOAT)

a person who travels in a punt
(Definition of punter from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"punter" in Business English

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punternoun [C]

uk   /ˈpʌntər/ us   UK informal COMMERCE
a customer: Many hotels are offering discounts in an attempt to attract punters. We're hoping our summer sale will pull in the punters.
FINANCE someone who buys and sells shares on a financial market in an attempt to make money: Excited punters placed numerous buying orders for the shares.
(Definition of punter from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “punter”
in Chinese (Simplified) 赌博者…
in Turkish bahisçi, bahis oynayan kimse…
in Russian клиент, игрок (на скачках и т. д.)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 賭博者…
in Polish gracz (hazardowy)…
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“punter” in Business English

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