The Word of the Week is…gamester.  The word ‘game’ is a clue to our Christmas campaign this year- watch out for it on Twitter and Facebook.

Word of the Week: ’gamester’ (n.)

1. gambler, adventurer

2. one drawn to amorous sport, prostitute

3. fun-lover, frolicsome fellow

4. athlete (contemptuous)

‘You are a merry gamester,
My Lord Sands.’

Henry VIII, Act I, Scene iv

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