- turf accountant
- The UK euphemism for a bookmaker.
Equestrian sports dictionary . 2013.
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turf accountant — noun Britain : bookmaker 2 * * * turf accountant noun (euphemistic) A bookmaker • • • Main Entry: ↑turf * * * turf accountant UK US noun [countable] … Useful english dictionary
turf accountant — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms turf accountant : singular turf accountant plural turf accountants British formal a bookmaker … English dictionary
turf accountant — turf ac.countant n BrE someone who has a business where people can ↑bet on the results of horse races, football games etc = ↑bookmaker … Dictionary of contemporary English
turf accountant — turf ac,countant noun count BRITISH FORMAL a BOOKMAKER … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
turf accountant — noun Date: 1915 British bookmaker 2 … New Collegiate Dictionary
turf accountant — noun A bookmaker (gambling) … Wiktionary
turf accountant — Everyday English Slang in Ireland n a.k.a. bookie / betting shop for horse or greyhound racing … English dialects glossary
turf accountant — noun Brit. formal a bookmaker … English new terms dictionary
turf accountant — noun (C) BrE someone who has a business where people can bet 1 (1) on the results of horse races, football games etc; bookmaker … Longman dictionary of contemporary English
turf accountant — /ˈtɜf əkaʊntənt/ (say terf uhkowntuhnt) noun British → bookmaker … Australian English dictionary