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shuffler

1. Someone who walks in a very slow or ponderous manner; one who shuffles. I got stuck behind a whole group of shufflers during the tour, so I didn't make it to everything in the museum I had wanted to see.
2. By extension, someone who is very slow or reluctant to act; one who does or will not do what is necessary or beneficial. She had such aspirations as a teenager, but 20 years of working in this office has ground her down to a dead-eyed shuffler in life. Our country is never going to get out of this economic rut with these weak-willed shufflers leading our government.
3. slang The reanimated corpse of a human that shuffles from place to place in a mindless, animalistic manner; a zombie. In the film, the group of survivors hide out in an abandoned mall, venturing into town to gather supplies while trying to avoid the shufflers wandering around the city.

shuffler

n. a drunkard; a tippler. The tavern was full of aged shufflers hoping for a handout.
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Card shufflers improve efficiency on live card tables by increasing the speed of game play and protecting the integrity of the game.
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And the total sponsorship received by Shufflers was in excess of PS25,000.
TOP shufflers from around the town converge on Fife Street WMC this Saturday for the Worthington Nuneaton Friday Night Games League's Individual Old Game Dominoes Championship.
06, 3 Jackie Lee (Eryri) 60.17, 4 Val Swingler (Shropshire Shufflers, F40) 63.56, 5 Katie Beecher (Les Croupiers) 64.56, 6 Emma Collins (Denbigh, F50) 70.08.
Jan Cook led the way for Shropshire Shufflers in ninth, while Naomi Cook was the first Shrewsbury AC runner across the line in 13th and Hannah Creamer was the pick of the Telford Harriers in 17th.
In the the league's lower division, the Championship, the stand out game was between Shufflers FC and Notinyourmums Forest.
RAY (Finland~s Slot Machine Association) invites you to submit an offer for shufflers. RAY will either purchase or hire the machines.
Meanwhile, Dominic Jones of Shropshire Shufflers won last Friday's Neil Howells Memorial Race in and around Montgomery.
RESULTS OF ELLESMERE HALF-MARATHON: 1 J Douglas (Border) 73.05, 2 J Bowie (Trismart) 76.14, 3 D Longley (Prestatyn) 78.05, 4 A Edwards (Deestriders) 78.23, 5 T Partridge (Wrex, M50) 78.31, 6 R Hunter (Sh Shufflers) 81.51.
It's amazing, however, that we still hear mindless attitudes which describe professionals as paper shufflers or worse.
But there will always, always, be jobs for paper shufflers who think sticking a fairy on a Christmas tree requires a risk assessment.
WITH Blair and his cronies trying to hand over our ancient democracy to a bunch of unelected EU paper shufflers, we are left with fewer and fewer national traditions.
Other age group prize winners, women - Over-35: Nicola Davies, Shropshire Shufflers 33.02; Over-40: Jolante Staneviciene, 35.28; Over-45: Rachel Coupe Telford AC 33.18; Over-50: Angela Vinal, Telford Harriers 39.20; Over-55: Jo Grandfield, Whitchurch Whippets 38.55; Over-60: Mimi Owen, Whitchurch Whippets 42.38; Over-65: Carrie Creamer, Wolves and Bilston 38.36; Over-70: Dot Fellows, Cannock and Stafford, 39.40; Over-75: Hilary Stevenson, Newport, 63.50.
Scaff were comfortably beaten by LA Galaxy 14-4 and in League One champions Notinyourmums Forest wrapped up their season with an excellent 11-5 win over a strong Shufflers side.