One who calculates and sets betting odds on the outcome of a contest such as a horserace or election.


a person whose job is to set betting odds


(ˈɒdzˌmeɪ kər)

a person who calculates or predicts the outcome of a contest, as in sports, and sets betting odds.
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I'm OK now,' said William Hill oddsmaker Nick Bogdanovich.
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Nonetheless, Bozell invoked CBS' firing of sports oddsmaker Jimmy "The Greek" Snyder for televised comments about the innate racial superiority of black athletes and concluded that "racial bigotry on CBS is dealt with unequivocally; religious bigotry on CBS is met with a disinterested yawn.
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After seeing a video of the US President singing a line from Rev Al Green's 1970s hit to an adoring crowd at Harlem's historic Apollo Theater, the oddsmaker Paddy Power announced that Obama's prospects have been tightened from 8:11 to 4:6.
Oddsmaker looks set to bamboozle the bookies when he lines up in the catterickbridge.
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ODDSMAKER is set for a trip to the Curragh on July 15 after making all to win the historic Grolsch Cumberland Plate at Carlisle.