What is roulette wheel?

  • (noun): Game equipment consisting of a rotating wheel with slots that is used for gambling; players bet on which slot the roulette ball will stop in.
    Synonyms: wheel

Some articles on roulette wheel, roulette, wheel:

Roulette - In Film & Television
... In the 1942 film Casablanca, Rick's Café Americain has a trick roulette wheel ... The husband has lost most of his money at roulette, trying to win enough to bribe police captain Renault ... By placing bets on a roulette wheel - at a predetermined time - with a croupier in on the scheme - money is transferred with information without any ...
Riverboat Gambler
... In the center of the head of the machine, a vertical roulette wheel operates more like the Wheel of Fortune than an actual roulette wheel and does not have a ball ... Located directly above the roulette wheel, a four digit display keeps track of virtual chips ... uses chips earned on the playfield to bet on the roulette wheel ...

Famous quotes containing the word wheel:

    To sum up:
    1. The cosmos is a gigantic fly-wheel making 10,000 revolutions a minute.
    2. Man is a sick fly taking a dizzy ride on it.
    3. Religion is the theory that the wheel was designed and set spinning to give him the ride.
    —H.L. (Henry Lewis)