Consequently, he was forced to pay the casino $1.2 million in gambling debt.
Ensign Sr. is part of a group trying to build a $225 million casino in Kansas.
It's fitting that Gary Johnson made his Libertarian presidential campaign official at a Las Vegas casino.
Ironically, what was bad for the boys in Havana provided a shot in the arm to the casino crowd in Las Vegas.
And the two men seem to have in their blood the casino rhythms of our national life.
On reaching the casino he found that he would have no difficulty in seeing the agent.
"Then that is why we have not seen you at the casino," Wentworth said.
The Colonel had been obliged to calm Clorinda when he met her (discussing the news of the war) in the casino.
And yet methought I was a stranger to you, although you were none to me at the casino.
It appears that, not very far from the casino, he and the girl sat down in the darkness upon a public bench.
1744, "public room for music or dancing," from Italian casino, literally "a little house," diminutive of casa "house," from Latin casa "hut, cottage, cabin," of uncertain origin. The card game (also cassino) is attested by that name from 1792. Specifically as "building for aristocratic gambling" by 1820, first in an Italian context.
[T]he term Casino [is] indiscriminately applied to a set of farm offices, a country-seat, a gambling house, and a game of cards ... [Jane Waldie Watts, "Sketches Descriptive of Italy in the Years 1816 and 1817," London 1820]