pocket billiards


noun


Nearby words

  1. pock,
  2. pock-mark,
  3. pocked,
  4. pocket,
  5. pocket battleship,
  6. pocket borough,
  7. pocket calculator,
  8. pocket chisel,
  9. pocket door,
  10. pocket drive

Origin of pocket billiards

First recorded in 1910–15

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British Dictionary definitions for pocket billiards

pocket billiards

noun (functioning as singular) billiards

another name for pool 2 (def. 5)
any game played on a table in which the object is to pocket the balls, esp snooker and pool
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