Definition of Pool player
1. Noun. Someone who shoots pool.
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Pool Player
Literary usage of Pool player
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Snake Walkers by J. Everett Prewitt (2005)
"The incident with Roach checked his game like no pool player could. He wasn't worried so much about himself as he was about embarrassing the family again. ..."
2. The Popular Theatre by George Jean Nathan (1918)
"Did you ever hear of a pool player making that much? ... A pool player frequents cellars. A pool player -must associate with low-brows. ..."
3. Home Occupations for Boys and Girls by Bertha Johnston, Fanny Chapin (1908)
"... which he places in front of him, leaving g and / in the pool. Player II draws an /, and as he can form no word, he puts it in the pool. ..."
4. Foster's Complete Hoyle: An Encyclopedia of All the Indoor Games Played at by Robert Frederick Foster (1897)
"The most successful pool player is not the one who can make difficult winning hazards with the greatest accuracy, but he who thoroughly understands playing ..."
5. Macmillan's Magazine by David Masson, John Morley, Mowbray Morris, George Grove (1876)
"That is the phrase, is it not— « to star'Î" " I believe so," said the accomplished pool-player. • He was not thinking of pool at all ; I as children say at ..."