gaming house


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Noun1.gaming house - a public building in which a variety of games of chance can be played (operated as a business)gaming house - a public building in which a variety of games of chance can be played (operated as a business)
business enterprise, commercial enterprise, business - the activity of providing goods and services involving financial and commercial and industrial aspects; "computers are now widely used in business"
building, edifice - a structure that has a roof and walls and stands more or less permanently in one place; "there was a three-story building on the corner"; "it was an imposing edifice"
casino, gambling casino - a public building for gambling and entertainment
business establishment, place of business - an establishment (a factory or an assembly plant or retail store or warehouse etc.) where business is conducted, goods are made or stored or processed or where services are rendered
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With the four hundred livres we will make the half of one for one of the unmounted, and then we will give the turnings out of our pockets to D'Artagnan, who has a steady hand, and will go and play in the first gaming house we come to.
As they approached the centre of the town the scene was brightened by a row of well-lit stores, and even more by a cluster of saloons and gaming houses, in which the miners spent their hard-earned but generous wages.
At the same court, four men were charged with having been found without reasonable excuse in the house at 32 Baker Street, Stirling, then being used as a gaming house.
The complaint, dated March 23, read: 'On March 18, 2019, at 11:45pm, we were sitting in an online gaming house behind Veal Vong school in Kampong Cham town.
Horseshoe Casino Baltimore and the Baltimore Ravens have signed the second official partnership between a gaming house and NFL franchise.
(63) In addition to making wagers unenforceable, the Gaming Act, 1845 also "suppressed" gaming houses. (64) Finally, the Betting Act, 1854 formally made the act of private bookmaking illegal, reduced the proof required to show that an establishment was a gaming house, and increased the penalties for an infraction.
Rom worked as a waiter for several years at Quark's -- a bar, grill, gaming house and holosuite Arcade on Deep Space 9 before becoming an engineer in the Bajoran Militia.
Back in 1902 Beresford had been convicted as the proprietor of an illegal gaming house in London's West End and fined the huge sum of PS200.
It has been highlighted that generally to constitute an offence for penalty of owning, keeping or having charge of a gaming house or being found in the gaming house, an essential ingredient is that gaming should be going on in such premises (16) and that it was used for the profit or gain of the accused (17).
The notorious resort of transients was recently closed by edict of the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, the owner convicted of keeping a gaming house, and an announcement issued stating that Rockford had been "cleaned up" of a gambling clique.
The owner of the Metro bar says his new proposals for a radically different type of gaming house will invalidate previous objections.