Definition of crapshooter in English:


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North American

See crapshoot

‘Similarly, some crapshooters claim to have such accurate throwing arms that they can use ‘precision shooting ‘to impact the results, even though the dice must hit the back wall and its array of rubber pyramids.’’
  • ‘It is an often used ‘secret’ of professional crapshooters, but is relatively easy to accomplish - if you know how.’
  • ‘This method is being used by many experienced crapshooters to maximize their winnings and minimize the house's edge.’
  • ‘They reported that the audience wondered how the university could ‘stoop… to allow a performance of a play in which the leading character was a crapshooter and escaped convict’.’
  • ‘The 30-page paperbound is written by a crapshooter for shooters.’