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high roller

Someone known for spending or gambling large amounts of money. The back room at the casino was reserved exclusively for high rollers willing to play for big stakes. Jack was known as a real high roller, impressing everyone with his expensive cars, flashy jewelry, and nice clothes.
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high roller

Fig. a gambler who bets heavily. They welcomed me at the casino because I had the same name as one of their high rollers.
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high roller

n. a big gambler who risks much money; anyone who takes risks. (Refers to rolling dice.) Rocko is a high roller and isn’t afraid to lose some money.
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With the addition of the $204,000 buy-in Super High Roller, the largest buy-in in WPT history, we look forward to welcoming some of the best poker players on tour to the Philippines, along with some of the world's wealthiest enthusiasts.
The Super High Roller Cash Game is high-energy, on-the-edge-of-your-seat entertainment that delivers on that promise.
High Roller riders will have to take a break from gambling and smoking when they enter one of the 28 glass capsules attached to the gargantuan wheel, Codiga said, but they will be able to take in the marquee-lit panoramic views with a drink in hand.
Other wheels may grow taller, Codiga said, "but the High Roller will allow you to float over Las Vegas.
ATM, NRT (self-service ticket redemption) and Kiosk machines have also been positioned just outside the high roller room for player convenience.
The combined ingenuity, architecture and engineering involved in the Vegas High Roller surpass any Ferris Wheel to date, commented IDEAS2 awards judge, Ashley Carey, a former field engineer with Skanska Koch (she recently joined Stonebridge Steel Erection).
A No-Limit Hold 'Em Tournament, as well as High Roller, Pot-Limit Omaha and Knockout Bounty Turbo events will also take place over the course of the Tour's Maryland stop.
We are really proud to supply the High Roller because it represents some of the largest bearings we have produced and shows the broad range of challenges that SKF knowledge engineering can solve," says Tom Johnstone, SKF President and CEO.
The Super High Roller Celebrity Shootout will air on NBCSN on three consecutive Wednesdays, beginning at 6 p.
The world s tallest observation wheel, the High Roller, opened this week, is situated in The LINQ, a $550m open air shopping, dining and entertainment district on the Las Vegas Strip.
com Sponsored Player From Britain Wins the $100,000 Challenge and Places Second in the $250,000 Super High Rollers for Total Winnings of $2,925,000 AUD.
Star Casino's high roller room will remain untouched by the ban along with similar establishments elsewhere in Australia.
LAS VEGAS, June 22, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Poker Central, the world's only 24/7 Poker(TM) TV network, today announced that celebrities Hank Azaria, Don Cheadle, Brad Garrett, Norm Macdonald and Kevin Pollak will play in the Super High Roller Celebrity Shootout.
Contract Awarded for Provide its ticketing services to the Las Vegas High Roller
Oliver Wilson, Casino Acquisition Manager at Virgin Games, commented: "For bigger players looking for a better deal than the standard GBP100 sign-up bonus, our High Roller offer is seriously generous and one of the best deals to be had in the industry.