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  • n. someone who uses a stick
  • n. Alternative spelling of stick man.

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  • See also croupier.

    September 11, 2009

  • Gambling jargon: the dealer who effectively controls a craps game, and particularly the dice, with a long wooden stick. He calls the result of each roll and places centre-table bets that the other dealers can't reach. He stands across from the boxman. We also used to refer to this role as the stickie.

    September 10, 2009