gamester

[ geym-ster ]
/ ˈgeɪm stər /

noun

a gambler.

Nearby words

  1. games, theory of,
  2. gamesman,
  3. gamesmanship,
  4. gamesome,
  5. gamesomely,
  6. gamet-,
  7. gametal,
  8. gametangium,
  9. gamete,
  10. gamete intrafallopian transfer

Origin of gamester

First recorded in 1545–55; game1 + -ster

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British Dictionary definitions for gamester

gamester

/ (ˈɡeɪmstə) /

noun

a person who habitually plays games for money; gambler
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