Poker Glossary

Poker Glossary

If you get dealt cowboys and make trips on the flop, would you go all-in with the nuts if a King fell on the river? Are you getting confused with all of the “poker talk”? Decipher any poker conversation and start speaking like a poker pro.

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Random Word: Middle Pair

A pair made with one of your pocket cards where there are under and over cards on the board. You may be holding AT and the flop comes KT7. You have the “middle pair” of tens.


Aa

ABC Player
Ace High
Ace in the Hole
Ace Out
Aces and Spaces
Aces Full
Aces Over
Acey-Duecy
Acey-Uppy
Action
Add-On
Advertise
Aggressive
Ajax
Alexander
Alligator Blood
All In
All Red
American Airlines
Ammo, Ammunition
Ante
Apple
Aquarium
Argine
Assult Rifle

Bb

Bad Beat
Back Door Flush
Beer Hand
Belly Buster
Bet
Big Blind
Big Slick
Bird on a Stick
Blackjack
Brick
Bricks and Mortar
Blinds
Bluff
Bluffspot
Board Cards
Boat
Bottom Pair
Break
Broken
Broadway
Buckets
Bullets
Burn
Button

Cc

Call
Calling Station
Candy Canes
Canine
Cap
Case
Chase
Check
Check-Raise
Cold Call
Cold Cards
Collusion
Color Up
Community Cards
Computer Hand
Connectors
Counterfeit
Cowboys
Crabs

Dd

Dead Man’s Hand
Dead Money
Deadwood
Decloak
Dime
Dollar
Dominated
Down Cards
Doyle Brunson
Draw
Drawing Dead
Drawout
Ducks

Ee

Eagles
Early Bet
Early Position
Edge
Edge Odds
Edge Shot
Eldest Hand
End Bet
End Bets
End Stippers
Entry Fee
Equity
Even Money
Expectation
Expected Value, EV
Exposed Card
Exposed Pair

Ff

Family Pot
Fifth Street
Fish
Fixed-Limit
FL
Flop
Flush
Fold
Four Flush
Four of a Kind
Fourth Street
Freeroll
Freezeout
Full Boat
Full House

Gg

Grinder
Gutshot
Gypsy

Hh

Hammer
High Card
High Society
Hilton Sisters
Hole Cards
Hooks

Ii

Ice
Idiot End
Immortal
Implied Odds
Inside, Inside Streak
In The Bushes, In The Weeds
In The Money
Isolation

Jj

Jack Up
Jackson Five
Jacquese
Jagging
Jam
Jonah

Kk

Kamikaze
Key Card
Kicker
Kojak
Kokomo
Komodo Dragoned

Ll

Ladies
Lady
Let Slide
Lid
Limit Poker
Limp, Limp In
Limp Raise
Little Slick
Live Blind – see Straddle
Lock
Longhand
Loose
Luck Out

Mm

Maniac
Maverick
Mechanic
Mid-Life Crisis
Middle Pair
Middle Position
Minimum Buy-In
Mites And Lice
Muck

Nn

Near Nuts
Nickel
NL
No Limit
Nursing
Nuts

Oo

Offsuit
Oldsmobile
Online Poker
On The Button
Outs
Outdraw
Overbet the Pot
Overpair
On The Come
One-Way Straight
Open At Both Ends
Open Ended

Pp

Paint, Paint Cards
Pair
Pass
Passive
Picked Off
Picture Cards
Pigeon
Pips
PL
Play Money
Playing the Board
PLO
Pocket Pair
Pocket Rockets
Poker Hand
Position
Pot Committed
Pot Limit
Pot Odds
Preflop
Prop
Puppy Feet, Pups

Qq

Quartered
Quads
Qualifier
Quint
Quint Major
Quorum

Rr

Rabbit Hunt
Rags
Rainbow
Raise
Rake
Rank
River
Rock
Rockets
Rounder
Route 66
Royal Flush
Runner, Running

Ss

Sailboats
Sandbagging
Satellite
Sausage
Sell
Semi-Bluff
Set
Shark
Shill
Shorthand
Short Stack
Shoot-out
Sidepot
Slowplay
Small Blind
Snowmen
Speed Limit
Splash
Split
Stack
Steamrolling
Steel The Blinds
Stone Cold Nuts
Straddle
Straight
Straight Flush
String Bet
Stub
Suckout
Suicide King
Suit
Suited
Sunset Strip

Tt

Table Stakes
Tap
Tapping the Aquarium
Three of a Kind
Three Wise Men
Tight
Tilt
Trap
Trepasso
Trips
Turn
Two Pair

Uu

Under the Gun
Underpair
Underplay
Upcard
Uphill

Vv

Valet
Village People

Ww

Walk
Walking Sticks
Wash
Wayne Gretzky
Wheel
Whipsaw
Wired Pair
Wooden Hand
Woolworths
World’s Fair
WPT
WSOP

Xx

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Yy

Yard
Yeast
Younger Hand
Youngest Hand

Zz

Z-Game
Zilch, Zip
Zombie

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