high roller

noun
Updated on: 18 Nov 2017

Definition of high roller

1 :a person who spends freely in luxurious living
2 :a person who gambles recklessly or for high stakes

high-rolling

play \ˈhī-ˈrō-liŋ\ adjective

Examples of high roller in a Sentence

  1. a high roller known for his lavish parties

  2. The casino offers special deals to attract high rollers.

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First Known Use of high roller

1873


HIGH ROLLER Defined for English Language Learners

high roller

noun

Definition of high roller for English Language Learners

  • : a rich person who spends a lot of money

  • : a person who gambles large amounts of money



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