Poker Terms and Definitions



3Bet

3Bet Definition - what does the term 3bet mean in poker? What is the definition of the term 3bet?

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4Bet

4Bet Definition - what does the term 4bet mean? What is the definition of the term 4bet?

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ABC Player

ABC Player Definition - what does the term ABC player mean? What is meant by ABC poker?

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Act

Act Definition Poker - what does the term act mean in poker? What does it mean to act in poker?

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Action

Action Definition - what does the term action mean in poker? What is meant by the term action in poker?

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Action Card

What is an action card? What is the definition of the term action card in poker? What does action card mean?

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AGCC

Who is AGCC in the poker world? Definition, licensing etc.

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All-in

What is meant by the term all-in in poker? What is the definition of the term all-in?

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Angling

Angling Poker Definition - what is meant by the term angling? What is the definition of the term angling?

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Announce a Bet

Announce a Bet Definition - what does the term announce a bet mean? What does it mean to announce a bet?

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Ante

What does the term Ante mean in the game of poker? When and why is it used?

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APPT

What is APPT in online poker? What does it mean?

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Baby Flush

Baby Flush Definition - what does the term baby flush mean? What is meant by a baby flush?

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Back Into a Hand

Back Into a Hand Definition - what does the term back into a hand mean? What is the definition of the term back into a hand?

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Backdoor

The meaning of the term Backdoor in the game of poker.

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Backdoor Flush

Backdoor Flush Definition - what does the term backdoor flush mean? What is the definition of the term backdoor flush?

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Backer

Backer Definition Poker - what does the term backer mean in the world of poker? What is meant by the term backer?

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Bad Beat

Baad Beat Definition - What is a bad beat? What is the definition of the term bad beat? What does bad beat mean?

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Bad Beat Jackpot

bad beat jackpot definition, what does bad beat jackpot mean

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Bankroll

Bankroll Definition - what does the term bankroll mean in poker? What is meant by the term bankroll in poker?

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Battle of the Blinds

Battle of the Blinds Definition - what does the term battle of the blinds mean? What is meant by battle of the blinds?

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Best of It

Best of It Definition - what does the term best of it mean? What is the definition of best of it?

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Bet in the Dark

Bet in the Dark Definition - what does the term betting in the dark mean? What is meant by betting in the dark?

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Big Blind

Definition of Big Blind in the game of poker.

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Big Slick

Big Slick Definition - what does the term big slick mean in poker? What is the definition of the term Big Slick?

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Black Friday

What is Black Friday when it comes to poker?

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Blank

Blank Definition Poker - what does the term blank mean? What is meant by the term blank in poker?

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Blinded

Definition and meaning of the term Blinded in the game of poker

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Blocker

Definition and meaning of the term Blocker in the game of poker.

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Bluff

Definition of the term Bluff in poker. What is a bluff? What does it mean?

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Board

What is Board in poker?

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Bottom Pair

Bottom Pair Definition - what does the term bottom pair mean? What is meant by the term bottom pair?

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Brick and Mortar

Brick and Mortar Definition - what does the term brick and mortar mean in the world of poker? What is meant by brick and mortar?

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Bring In

The meaning of Bring In in poker.

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Broadway

Broadway Definition - what does the term Broadway mean? What is the definition of the term Broadway in poker?

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Bumhunter

What is a bumhunter? What is the definition of the term bumhunting? What does the term bumhunting mean?

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Burn Card

Definition of Burn Card in the game of poker.

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Bust a Player

Bust a Player Definition - what does the term bust a player mean? What is the definition of the term bust a player?

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Busted Hand

Busted Hand Definition - what does the term busted hand mean in poker? What is the definition of the term busted hand?

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Button

What does the Button represent in the game of poker? What is it used for?

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Call the Clock

Meaning of Call the Clock and proper usage.

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Card Dead

What does the term card dead mean in poker? What is the definition of card dead in poker?

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Case Card

Case Card Definition - what does the term case card mean in poker? What is the definition of the term case card?

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Cash Out

Cash Out Definition - what does the term cash out mean? What is the definition of the term cashing out?

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Chameleon

What is the meaning of the term Chameleon in the game of poker?

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Change Gears

Change Gears Definition - what does the term change gears mean? What is meant by changing gears in poker?

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Chase

Chase Definition - what does the term chase mean? What is meant by the term chase in poker?

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Check in the Dark

Check in the Dark Definition - what does the term check in the dark mean in poker? What is meant by checking in the dark?

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Check-Raise

What does the term Check-Raise mean in the game of poker?

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Checked Around

What does the term checked around mean? What is meant by the term checked around in poker?

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Chip and a Chair

What does the term chip and a chair mean? What is the definition of the term chip and a chair?

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Chip Dumping

What is chip dumping? What is the definition of the term chip dumping? What does chip dumping mean?

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Chop the Pot

Chop the Pot Definition - what does the term chop the pot mean in poker? What is meant by chopping the pot?

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Coin Flip

What is a coin flip in poker? What is the definition of the term coin flip in poker?

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Community Cards

What are Community Cards and what games use them?

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Conservative Play

Conservative Play Definition - what does the term conservative play mean in poker? What is meant by conservative play?

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Continuation Bet

Continuation Bet Definition - what does the term continuation bet mean? What is meant by the term continuation bet?

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Cover

Definition of Cover in the game of poker. What does it mean?

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Cowboys

Cowboys Definition - what does the term cowboys mean in poker? What is the definition of the term cowboys in poker?

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Crap Shoot

Crap Shoot Definition - what does the term crap shoot mean? What is the definition of the term crap shoot?

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Crippled

Crippled Definition - what does the term crippled mean in poker? What is the definition of the term crippled in poker?

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Crying Call

What is a crying call? What is the definition of the term crying call? What does crying call mean?

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Dark Bet

Dark Bet Definition - what does the term dark bet mean in poker? What is the definition of the term dark bet?

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Dead Hand

Dead Hand Definition - what does the term dead hand mean? What is meant by a dead hand in poker?

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Dead Man Hand

The meaning and history behind the poker term Dead Man's Hand.

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Dead Money

Definition of the term Dead Money in poker - What is?

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Defending the Big Blind

Defending the Big Blind Definition - what does defending the big blind mean? What is meant by defending the big blind?

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Dirty Outs

Meaning of the term Dirty Outs.

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Dirty Stack

Dirty Stack Definition - what does the term dirty stack mean in poker? What is the definition of the term dirty stack?

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Donkstrike

What is a donkstrike? What is the definition of the term donkstrike? What does donkstrike mean?

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Double Barrel

What does the term Double Barrel mean in poker?

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Double Up

Double Up Definition - what does the term double up mean in poker? What is the definition of a double up?

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Drawing Dead

What is the definition of drawing dead in poker? What is meant by the term drawing dead in the game of poker?

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Drawing Hand

Drawing Hand Definition - what does the term drawing hand mean? What is meant by the term drawing hand?

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Early Position

Early Position Definition - what does the term early position mean in poker? What is meant by early position?

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Edge Sorting

Edge Sorting Definition - what does the term edge sorting mean? What is the definition of the term edge sorting?

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EPT

Definition of EPT in poker. What does it stand for and what does it mean?

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Even Money

Even Money Definition - what does the term even money mean in the world of poker?

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Expectation

What does Expectation mean in poker?

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Face Card

Face Card Definition - what does the term face card mean in poker? What is meant by the term face card?

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Fake Think

Definition of the term Fake Think in poker - What is Fake Think?

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Favorite

Favorite Definition - what does the term "favorite" mean in the world of poker? What is meant if somebody is a favorite to win a hand?

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Fill Up

Fill Up Definition - what does the term fill up mean in poker? What is the definition of the term fill up?

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Fish

What is a fish in poker? What does the term fish mean when it comes to the game of poker?

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Float

Definition of the term Float in the game of poker - What is float?

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Flop

What does Flop mean in the game of poker?

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Flop the Nuts

Flop the Nuts Definition - what does the term flop the nuts mean in poker? What is the definition of the term flop the nuts in poker?

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Fold

Fold Definition - what does the term fold mean in poker? What is the definition of the term fold in poker?

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Free Card

Free Card Definition - what does the term free card mean in poker? What is the definition of the term free card in poker?

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Freeroll

Freeroll poker term definition. What is a freeroll in poker?

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Freezeout

What is a freezeout in poker? What is meant by the term freezeout in poker? What does freezeout mean?

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Full House

Full House Definition - what does the term full house mean? What is the definition of the term full house in poker?

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Ghosting

Ghosting Definition - what does the term ghosting mean? What is the definition of the term ghosting?

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Going On Tilt

What does going on tilt mean? What is the definition of going on tilt in poker?

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Going South

Definition of the poker term - Going South

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Grinder

Definition of the term Grinder in poker.

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Gutshot Straight

Meaning of Gutshot Straight in the game of poker.

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Hand for Hand

Meaning of the term Hand for Hand in the game of poker.

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Hand History

What is a Hand History in online poker?

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Heads-Up

Definition of the term Heads-up in poker.

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Heater

What is a heater as it applies to the world of poker? What does the term heater mean?

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Hero Call

Hero Call Definition - what does the term hero call mean? What is the definition of the term hero call?

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Hero Fold

Hero Fold Definition - What is a hero fold? What is the definition of the term hero fold? What does hero fold mean?

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High Roller

High Roller Definition - what does the term high roller mean? What is the definition of the term high roller?

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Hit and Run

Hit and Run Definition - what is the definition of the term hit and run? What is meant by the term hit and run in poker?

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Hit By The Deck

What does the term hit by the deck mean? What is the definition of the term hit by the deck?

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Hole Card Cam

Hole Card Cam Definition - what does the term hole card cam mean? What is meant by the term hole card cam?

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Home Game

Home Game Definition - what does the term home game mean? What is meant by a home game?

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Horse

Horse Definition Poker - what does the term horse in poker mean? What is meant by the term horse?

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Hot Streak

Hot Streak Definition - what does the term hot streak mean in poker? What is meant by the term hot streak in poker?

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In the Money

What does In the Money mean in poker?

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Insurance

Definition of Insurance. What does the term insurance mean in the game of poker?

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Kicker

Kicker Definition - what does the term kicker mean in poker? What is the definition of the term kicker in poker?

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LAPT

What does LAPT stand for in online poker?

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Last To Act

Last to Act Definition - what does the term last to act mean? What is the definition of the term last to act?

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Late Position

Late Position Definition - what does the term late position mean? What is meant by late position?

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Laying Down a Hand

Laying Down a Hand Definition - what does the term laying down a hand mean? What is meant by laying down a hand?

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Leak

Leak Definition - what does the term leak mean in poker? What is the definition of the term leak in poker?

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Limp In

Limp In Definition - what does the term limp in mean? What is meant by the term limp in?

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Live Cards

What does the term live cards mean in poker? What is meant by the term live cards?

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Live Hand

Live Hand Definition - what does the term live hand mean? What is meant by a live hand?

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Maniac

Maniac Definition - what does the term maniac mean? What is meant by the term maniac as it applies to the world of poker?

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Marked Cards

Marked Cards Definition - what does the term marked cards mean? What is meant by the term marked cards?

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Middle Position

Middle Position Definition - what does the term middle position mean? What is meant by middle position?

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Misdeal

Misdeal Definition - what does the term misdeal mean in poker? What is the definition of the term misdeal in poker?

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Money Bubble

What is the money bubble? What is the definition of the term money bubble in poker? What does money bubble mean?

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Monster

Monster Definition Poker - what does the term monster mean in poker? What is the definition of the term monster in poker?

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Muck

What does the term Muck mean in poker?

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Multi-Accounting

Multi-Accounting Definition - what does the term multi-accounting mean in poker? What the definition of the term multi-accounting?

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Multi-Table Tournament (MTT)

Multi-Table Tournament Definition - what does the term multi-table tournament mean? What is meant by multi-table tournament?

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NAPT

Definition of NAPT in poker. What does NAPT stand for?

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Nit

What is a nit in poker? What is the definition of the term nit? What does nit mean?

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NJCOP

NJCOP Definition - what does the term NJCOP mean? What is meant by the term NJCOP?

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Nosebleed Cash Games

Nosebleed Cash Games Definition - what does the term nosebleed cash games mean? What is meant by nosebleed cash games?

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Nosebleeds

What does the term Nosebleed Section mean in poker?

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November Nine

What does November Nine mean in poker?

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Nut Flush

What is the nut flush in poker? What does the term nut flush mean? What is meant by nut flush?

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Nuts

What does the term Nuts mean in poker? What is a nut hand?

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OESFD

What is an OESFD in poker? What is meant by the term OESFD in poker?

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Offsuit

Offsuit Poker Definition - what does the term offsuit mean in poker? What is meant by the term offsuit?

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On The Button

On The Button Definition - what does the term on the button mean? What is meant by the term on the button in poker?

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One-Gap

One-gap Definition - what is the definition of the term one-gap? What does the term one-gap mean?

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OOP

What does oop mean in poker? What is the definition of oop in the game of poker?

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Open Seat

Open Seat Definition - what does the term open seat mean? What is meant by the term open seat in poker?

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Open Stakes

Meaning of Open Stakes in poker. What does it stand for?

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Overcall

What does the term Overcall mean in the game of poker?

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Overpair

Overpair Definition - what does the term overpair mean? What is the definition of the term overpair?

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Paint Cards

Paint Cards Definition - what does the term paint cards mean? What is meant by the term face cards?

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Paying Off

Paying Off Definition - what does the term paying off mean in poker? What is meant by the term paying off?

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PCA

What does PCA mean in poker? Definition of the term Pokerstars Caribbean Adventure

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Picked Off

Picked Off Definition - what does the term picked off mean in poker? What is the definition of the term picked off?

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Play the Board

Definition of the poker term - Play the Board

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Pocket

What does the term Pocket mean in the game of poker.

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Pocket Rockets

Pocket Rockets Definition - what does the term pocket rockets mean in poker? What is meant by pocket rockets in poker?

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Poker Face

Poker Face Definition - what does the term poker face mean? What is the definition of the term poker face?

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Poker Staking

What does the term Poker Staking mean?

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Premium Hands

Premium Hands Definition - what does the term premium hands mean in poker? What is meant by a premium hand?

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Protect Your Hand

Protect Your Hand Definition - what does the term protect your hand mean in poker? What is meant by protecting your hand?

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Quads

Quads Definition - what does the term "quads" mean in the game of poker? What is meant by quads?

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Railbird

Meaning of Railbird in poker and online poker.

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Rainbow

Rainbow Poker Definition - what does the term rainbow mean in poker? What is the definition of the term rainbow in poker?

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Rake

Rake definition. What does the term Rake mean in the game of poker.

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Rakeback

What is Rakeback in online poker?

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Represent a Hand

Represent a Hand Definition - what does the term represent a hand mean? What is meant by representing a hand?

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Rigged

Rigged Definition Poker - what does the term rigged mean? What is the definition of the term rigged?

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Ring Game

What is a Ring Game?

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River

Definition of the term River in the game of poker - What is River? - What does it mean?

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Rock

Rock Definition - what does the term rock mean in poker? What is the definition of the term rock in poker?

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Royal Flush

Royal Flush Definition - what does the term royal flush mean in poker? What is meant by a royal flush?

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Run It Twice

Run It Twice Definition - what does the term running it twice mean? What is meant by run it twice?

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Running Good

Running Good Definition - what does the term running good mean? What is the definition of the term running good?

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Running Hot

Running Hot Definition - what is the definition of the term running hot? What does running hot mean?

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Rush Poker

What is rush poker? What is rush poker on Full Tilt Poker? What does rush poker mean?

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Sandbagging

Definition of the term Sandbagging in poker . What does it mean?

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Satellite

What is a Satellite in poker? Definition and meaning of the term Satellite

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Scare Card

Scare Card Definition - what does the term scare card mean? What is meant by the term scare card?

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SCOOP

Definition of SCOOP in online poker. What is it and what does it mean?

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Second Best

Second Best Definition - what does the term second best mean in poker? What is the definition of the term second best?

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Semi-Bluff

Semi-bluff Definition - what does the term semi-bluff mean? What is meant by the term semi-bluff?

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Session

Session Definition - what does the term session mean as it applies to the world of poker? What is the definition of the term session in poker?

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Set Over Set

What does the term set over set mean? What is meant by set over set in poker?

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Shootout

What does the term Shootout mean?

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Short Stack

Short Stack Definition - what does the term short stack mean? What is meant by the term short stack?

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Short-Handed

Short-Handed Definition Poker - what does the term short-handed mean in the game of poker?

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Showdown

Meaning of the term Shodown in the game of poker.

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Sit-and-Go Tournament or SNG Tournament

Definition of Sit-and-Go or SNG tournaments in poker.

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Slept a Prop

What does the term slept a prop mean? What does it mean to sleep a prop in poker?

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Slowroll

What is a slowroll? What is the definition of the term slowroll? What does the word slowroll mean?

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Small Blind

What is a Small Blind?

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Snapcall

What does the term snapcall mean in poker? What is meant by the term snapcall?

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Solid Player

Solid Player Definition - what does the term solid player mean? What is the definition of the term solid player?

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Soul Read

What is a soul read? What is the definition of a soul read? What does the term soul read mean?

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Split Pot

Split Pot Definition - what does the term split pot mean? What is meant by the term split pot?

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Steal the Blinds

Steal the Blinds Definition - what does the term steal the blinds mean? What is meant by stealing the blinds?

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Steam (Steaming)

Meaning of the term Steam in poker.

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Straddle

Definition and meaning of the term Straddle in the game of poker.

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Straight

Straight Definition - what does the term straight mean in poker? What is the definition of the term straight?

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Straight Flush

Straight Flush Definition - what does the term straight flush mean? What is meant by the term straight flush?

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String Bet

What is a string bet? What is the definition of the term string bet? What does string bet mean?

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Suckout

Suckout Definition - what does the term suckout mean in poker? What is the definition of the term suckout in poker?

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Suited

Suited Definition - what does the term suited mean in poker? What is meant by the term suited in poker?

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Suited Connector

Suited Connector - what is the definition of the term suited connector? What does the term suited connector mean?

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Suited Gapper

Suited Gapper Definition - what does the term suited gapper mean? What is meant by a suited gapper?

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Table Stakes

What is the meaning of Table Stakes in online poker? Definition of the term.

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Tank

Tank Definition - what is the definition of the term tank in poker? What is meant by tanking in poker?

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Tell

Tell Definition - what does the term tell mean as it applies to the game of poker? What is meant by a tell in poker?

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Three-Bet

What does the term three-bet mean in poker? What is meant by the term three-bet? What does three-betting mean?

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Toke

Toke Definition - what does the term toke mean? What is the definition of the term toke in poker?

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UIGEA

What is UIGEA? What does it mean in relation to poker?

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Under the Gun

Under the Gun Definition - what does the term under the gun mean? What is meant by being under the gun?

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Underdog

Underdog Poker Definition - what does the term underdog mean in the world of poker? What is meant by underdog?

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Underplay

Underplay Definition - what does the term underplay mean in poker? What is the definition of the term underplay in poker?

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UTG+1

UTG+1 Definition - what does the term UTG+1 mean in the world of poker? What is meant by UTG+1?

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Variance

Definition of the term Variance in poker

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Verbal Declaration

Verbal Declaration Definition - what does the term verbal declaration mean? What is meant by a verbal declaration?

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Waiting List

Waiting List Definition - what does the term waiting list mean? What is meant by the term waiting list?

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Wash

What does Wash mean in the game of poker?

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WCOOP

What is the WCOOP? When did the WCOOP start on Pokerstars?

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Whale

Whale Definition - what does the term whale mean? What is the definition of the term whale as it applies to the game of poker?

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Worst Hand

Worst Hand Definition - what does the term worst hand mean in poker? What is meant by the worst hand in poker?

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Worst of It

Worst of It Definition - what does the term worst of it mean? What is meant by the term worst of it?

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WPT

What does the term WPT mean in poker? What does it stand for? Definition of the term.

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WSOP

Definition of the term WSOP - What does it mean?

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