betting shop

noun British.

a licensed bookmaking establishment that takes off-track bets on horse races.

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Origin of betting shop

First recorded in 1850–55 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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British Dictionary definitions for betting shop

betting shop


(in Britain) a licensed bookmaker's premises not on a racecourse
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