one-armed bandit


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one-armed bandit

a fruit machine operated by pulling down a lever at one side
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He has also looked at privatising his constituency office, storing kebabs, fruit and vegetables, and installing one-armed bandits in the waiting room.
But this Washington prince got caught with his hand on a one-armed bandit when Newsweek and The Washington Monthly simultaneously revealed that he had a gambling addiction.
They then take it to the Multimedia Kiosk where they play on a enhanced, computerised one-armed bandit.
Knopfler sings: "The one-armed bandit man/ Came north to fill his boots/ Came up from Cockneyland/ E-type jags and flashy suits.
A GAMBLER won pounds 230 from a one-armed bandit, collected his winnings and promptly lost them in the same machine, which he proceeded to smash up.
Patrons looking to enjoy a meal or a drink without the intrusion of a noisy one-armed bandit will find solace here among the bric-a-brac and ship's articles, where electronic amusements are absent.
Not only is this a snazzy mini slot machine, complete with working one-armed bandit lever, it also acts as a handy dock charge for your Apple device.
What the Butler Saw peep show machines change hands for an eye-popping pounds 1,000-1,500, while one particular style of one-armed bandit continues to live up to its name.
IF familiarity breeds contempt, Martin Pipe's leading King George prospect should appreciate a change of scenery, as he trades Cheltenham for Kempton in a bid to prove he's no one-armed bandit.
And you too could come up trumps with our fabulous one-armed bandit draw.
The one-armed bandit - which boasts a pounds 10 cash jackpot - costs 25p a play and is manufactured by Maygay Machines, in Low Hill, Wolverhampton.