Definition of “snooker” - English Dictionary

“snooker” in English

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snookernoun [ U ]

uk /ˈsnuː.kər/ us /ˈsnuː.kɚ/

a game played, especially in the UK, by two people in which cues (= long, thin poles) are used to hit 15 red balls and six balls of different colours into six holes around a table covered in soft cloth in a fixed order


snookerverb [ T ]

uk /ˈsnuː.kər/ us /ˈsnuː.kɚ/

(Definition of “snooker” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)