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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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Other wheels may grow taller, Codiga said, "but the High Roller will allow you to float over Las Vegas.
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.
ATM, NRT (self-service ticket redemption) and Kiosk machines have also been positioned just outside the high roller room for player convenience.
The High Roller, the world's highest roller coaster, circles the top of the tower, while the Big Shot launches them 160 feet into the air in just 2.
Country: USASector: Waste Management/Environment, Business and Consumer ServicesTarget: Oilfield Water Lines LP's water disposal and hauling business Buyer: NGL Energy Partners LPVendor: Mark Cuban Companies, Oilfield Water Lines LP, High Roller Wells LLCDeal size in USD: 228mType: Corporate acquisitionFinancing: Cash & StockStatus: ClosedBuyer advisor: RBC Capital Markets LLCComment: Deal size refers to the maximum cash consideration.
The Vegas High Roller observation wheel in Las Vegas has earned national recognition in the 2015 Innovative Design in Engineering and Architecture with Structural Steel awards program (IDEAS2).
Caesars Entertainment has awarded a 3-year contract to Accesso Technology for the offering it s ticketing services to the Las Vegas High Roller.
And therein lies the problem as the trio who fall into that category - Coogee Tel Boy, High Roller and Take A Tonic - all seem to think their work is done when getting to the leading greyhound rather than tearing on after the hare.
Henry Cecil's top juvenile, High Roller, looks to have the Autumn Stakes at Ascot sewn up today
Contract Awarded for Provide its ticketing services to the Las Vegas High Roller
Yet another clash between novices Coogee Tel Boy and High Roller is scheduled, with the pair likely to face stiff opposition from new event favourite Go Dutch, an impressive heat winner, and front-runner Notanotherphoto.