gambling house

noun

variants or gambling hell
: a place where gambling is carried on or allowed as a business : a place kept as a gambling resort

Word History

First Known Use

1772, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of gambling house was in 1772

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“Gambling house.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gambling%20house. Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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