Meaning of snooker
Pronunciation: (snook'ur, sn'kur), [key]
- a variety of pool played with 15 red balls and 6 balls of colors other than red, in which a player must shoot one of the red balls, each with a point value of 1, into a pocket before shooting at one of the other balls, with point values of from 2 to 7.
- to deceive, cheat, or dupe: to be snookered by a mail order company.
- snooker (Thesaurus)