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pit boss

noun
1.
a casino employee who supervises gambling-table activity.
Origin
1915-1920
1915-20, for an earlier sense; Americanism
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  • Brisket is the biggest challenge for any aspiring barbecue pit boss.
  • After you have played a while, you can ask the pit boss if you have qualified for a free meal or room.
  • If playing table games, ask the pit boss if you qualify for a free room or how much more you need to play to earn one.
  • After an additional two years, he was promoted to an on-call pit boss.
  • Once more, your curiosity whetted, you walk over to a pit boss and ask her the odds at these tables.
  • Determine if downed equipment can be moved, move to another location, and coordinate maintenance work with pit boss.

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