An Internet Wagering Encyclopedia

Regardless of the fact that web gambling is now a billion dollar industry, and countless thousands of brand-new players around the world log in daily to bet at internet gambling dens, there are still millions of new players to the environment of web gambling who don’t as yet have a clear understanding of much of the doublespeak used in web wagering, and wagering on sports in general. Nonetheless, insight of these terms is necessary to comprehending the games and rules of wagering:

ACTION: Any type of wager.

ALL-IN: In poker, all-in alludes to a gambler has deposited all of her money into the pot. A side pot is created for the gamblers with additional money.

ALL-UP: To bet on many horses in the same event.

ANTE: A poker term for placing a required sum of chips into the pot prior to the start of each hand.

BRING-IN: A mandatory bet in 7-card stud carried out by the player showing the smallest value card.

BUST: You don’t win; As in blackjack, when a player’s cards total over twenty-one.

BUY-IN: The minimal value of chips necessary to get in a game or tournament.

CALL: As in poker, when a bet is the same as a prior carried out bet.

CHECK: In poker, to stay in the match without wagering. This is acceptable only if no other players wager in that round.

CLOSING A BET: As in spread betting, meaning to place a bet equal to but converse of the starting bet.

COLUMN BET: To wager on any of the three columns of a roulette game.

COME BET: In craps, the same as a pass-line wager, but carried out after the shooter has established her point.

COME-OUT ROLL: A crapshooters 1st roll to achieve a number, or the initial toss after a number is ascertained.

COVERALL: A bingo term, which means to blanket all the squares on a bingo card.

CRAPPING OUT: In craps, to toss a 2, three or twelve is an immediate defeat on the come-out toss.

DAILY DOUBLE: To choose the champions of the first two matches of the tournament.

DOWN BET: To wager that the result of an action will be lower than the smallest end of the quote on a spread bet, also referred to as a "sell".

DOZEN BET: In roulette, to wager on one or more of three groups of 12 numbers, one-twelve, etc.

EACH WAY BET: A sports bet, which means to wager on a group or player to succeed or medal in a game.

EVEN MONEY BET: A bet that pays the same number as gambled, ( one to one ).

EXACTA: Betting that 2 horses in a match will complete the race in the absolute identical order as the wager – also referred to as a " Perfecta ".

FIVE-NUMBER LINE BET: In roulette, a bet carried out on a group of 5 numbers, like 1-2-3-0, and 00.

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