The total bet amount during your time on table.
To buy more credits during the game play.
A card counter is a so called “Advantage Player”, using an advantage while playing.
A bet with your entire bankroll at stake.
American Wheel (Roulette)
Roulette wheel with two 0’s, resulting in 38 total numbers.
The fee paid to play a game round..
The picture of your profile.
A skill-based multiplayer casino game.
Slang for “Re-Raise”.
A loss from a strong hand.
Money reserved by players to gamble.
Barred / Banned
No access to the casino.
An argument between a player and a dealer.
A theory that new players have more luck than old players.
Staking money in a casino.
Allows you to increase or decrease the number of coins staked per spin.
Play the maximum amount of coins at maximum coin value in a spin.
The minimum and maximum amount that can be staked in a game.
A fee paid by a player to see the flop in a poker round.
A dealer announces numbers and players shout “BINGO” when/if they win by filling their bingo ticket with winning combinations.
“Blackjack” is the name of a player’s or dealer’s initial hand including a card valued 10 + an ace (11) in Blackjack table games.
Made by players who doesn’t look at their cards.
A fee which players need to pay in each poker hand before the “Flop” has been shown.
“Bluff” by betting high stakes with a bad hand.
Poker slang, “Full House”.
A bonus feature in slot machines which offer new ways to win.
Virtual Money which has to be wagered X times before it is transformed to real money.
A person who is allowing bets.
Three card Poker game.
A $100 wager.
Synonym for Joker.
Raising bets from other players.
The discarded cards between deals.
22 or more points in Blackjack results in a “Bust” (a loss).
Match a bet or required amount for continuing the game round.
A poker player who calls a bet. The Caller is also the person announcing the order of bingo balls.
A player with a disguise. Acting drunk or high for example.
Bet amounts exceeding the set bet levels, Capping is considered cheating.
Counting value of played cards to have an “Edge” against the Casino.
An expert card player.
Shuffling technique. Spread out all cards face down on the table. The Card Washing shuffle is used to eliminate consistencies in the cards.
Group of slot machines.
A luxury gambling casino.
Cashback / Cash Back
Cashback based on a certain percentage of deposited or lost amounts in bonus and/or real money.
Exchanges your money for casino chips in a casino.
The edge of a casino.
A casino can offer reduced prizes on products for loyal casino players.
A reward for being loyal. Casino rewards are usually based on activity.
Changing bet levels to win back the losses from previous bet(s).
Where dealers keep casino chips.
Substitute for real money inside casinos.
Betting on the same results as winning players.
The value of coins in slot machines.
A casino session with mainly losses.
Exchange small chips for larger chips.
A bet on 12 of the 36 numbers (0’s excluded) paying 2:1.
Common cards which are available to each player in a round.
Corner bets are divided on 4 numbers, hence ‘corner’. A winning Corner bet pays 8:1. Also called a “Carré”.
The currency in a casino.
French word for dealer.
Dividing the deck of cards.
A card which is used to cut the deck when shuffling.
“Deal” will provide new cards.
The person in a casino who is dealing the cards to players or spin the roulette wheel.
Clarifies the position of the Dealer since cards are dealt clockwise starting from the dealer’s left.
Topping up money to the casino.
Deuces Wild Poker
A video poker game where number 2 is a wild card.
A $1000 stake.
Rejecting dealt cards while asking for new ones.
Where the dealer store used/burnt cards.
A weak player who is likely to lose.
A player who bets on the underdog.
A Blackjack feature where you ask for 1 more card only while re-raising the bet with 100%.
Double or Nothing
A function where a player can re-stake the winnings to double them, or lose them.
Downloadable casino client which can’t be played through browsers.
A bet on 12 numbers (a dozen) in roulette, pays 2:1.
To ask for another card.
Forfeiting a hand and/or round.
“Early Surrender” can be used by players before the dealer check his/her cards for a Blackjack (21). Early surrender gives half of your bet back.
The casino always has an edge against the player, which means that they will win in the long run.
A (European roulette) rule which is applied to even-money bets.
37 numbers in total (0-36).
“Even Money” refers to bets where potential wins are equivalent to staked amount. For example “Even/Odd” and “Red/Black”.
Playing on “Even/Odd” in Roulette means that you play on 16 odd or even numbers for a 1:1 payout ratio.
Eye in the Sky
The cameras inside a casino.
Cards with pictures printed on it. Like an Ace, King, Queen & Jack.
The original value of a card.
A shared prize pool that anyone of the remaining participants can win.
Fifth Street / 5th Street
The third round in Seven Card Stud is called “5th Street” because players use 5 cards.
First Base / 1st Base
The Chair to the dealer’s left, where the game start.
The player who extract the most losses from other players is called a “Fish”.
An online casino without a downloadable casino client.
Continuously betting the same amount in each bet/hand.
The 3 first community cards in the poker game Texas Hold’em.
The whole hand have the same suit.
Four of a Kind
Four cards of the same value. For example four Aces, four Kings, four 10’s, four 3’s, etc.
Fourth Street / 4th Street
The second round in Seven Card Stud Poker where players have 4 cards.
A free poker tournament with prizes.
“Free Spins” are bonus spins given to players. Winnings from free spins are usually subject to a “Wagering Requirement” but might be instantly transformed to real money on some sites.
A 37 number Roulette wheel..
Three-of-a-kind + Pair (3+2 = 5 cards).
Placing money at risk for a chance to win.
An invalid theory: previous outcomes can assist the player in predicting future outcomes.
A player who tips the dealer is called George.
Abbreviation: Game of the Year
Slang for “Bribes”.
Total amount of winnings.
The cards of a player in a round.
Someone who can predict a result.
Any hand without an Ace card.
A poker showdown between 2 players.
Best and worst hands win.
Plays for high stakes.
“Hit” is also the decision of taking an additional card in Blackjack.
The face down card of the dealer.
Games are considered Hot if they provide frequent wins for a duration.
The opposite of a “Cold Streak”. A hot streak is a serie of wins during your casino session.
Synonym for “the Casino”.
A term to describe the advantage that the casino has against the player(s) in casino games.
“House Rules” are rules which are exclusively used by the casino.
Bets placed on numbers inside the “Layout”.
A flash casino.
Guard yourself against the dealer’s potential Natural Blackjack (21).
Abbreviation: Irregular Playing Pattern
A biggest prize in a casino game. The Mega Fortune slot is a progressive jackpot slot.
Jacks or Better
A poker type. Jacks, Queens, Kings and Aces pay most.
Video poker where Jokers are wild cards, are called “Joker Poker”.
“Wild Cards” in a deck of cards.
Commission fees taken by casinos. (see “Vigorish”)
The highest card in a poker hand that doesn’t belong to any combination. The higher kicker card decides the winner when/if players have the same winning combinations.
The controlling player in the game Baccarat.
A surrender option if the dealer doesn’t have blackjack.
Where players can stake their bets.
Lay the Odds
Betting on your favorite.
Proof of a casino being permitted to offer casino games.
Live Dealer Games
Any live dealer casino game.
Where casino games are available to you.
The team/player with the smallest chance of winning, similar to an “Underdog”.
A player is “loose” if he/she is playing more hands than the average player (calling the flop regardless of the hand value).
A poker type where winners are determined by the lowest rank among the cards.
Loyalty Scheme / Loyalty Program
A scheme/program to reward players in a casino.
A flawed bet system which is used by always doubling the bet amount in case of a loss.
Maximum Bet / Max Bet
The maximum bet amount.
The minimum bet amount.
Money in Action
Money available for gambling (at the table).
Moving the Line
Pay additional money to increase your chances of winning.
Casino games where bets can be placed on multiple hands.
Casino games where you play against other players.
Any feature that multiplies the value of a winning symbol or combination with X.
Abbreviation: “Most Valued Guest”
A two-card hand, accumulating to 21 points in Blackjack.
A Royal Flush hand without wild cards.
A $500 wager.
Poker without maximum bet amounts.
No Deposit Bonus
A free bonus without any requirements of a counter action.
The total amount of numbers in for example bingo.
Chance of winning.
Online casinos are online “Operators” of the gambling industry.
Any even-money (1:1) bets or 2:1 bets..
A player having the edge against the “House” is called “Overlay”.
2 cards of the same value.
“Pallete” is the wooden Baccarat score board.
Pass if you wish to see another card without raising the bet.
Complete hand after initial the deal.
The rows where winning combinations need to show up in order for you to win something.
The amount of coins which are won in a round.
An indicator of how much winnings players win on average.
A table that display the exact value per each winning combination.
Refers to how much of a deck that is dealt before the deck is shuffled (in percentage).
An ignorant gambler.
The place between the casino tables (for staff only).
A casino employee, supervising the casino staff & tables.
The hole cards of a player.
The total prize pool in one round.
A constantly increasing jackpot, such as Arabian Nights and/or Mega Fortune.
A general bonus offer to multiple players.
“Four of a Kind” in Poker.
A threshold for players in order to qualify for a pot/game.
The main place where you keep your casino coins in a casino.
Increasing the cost to participate for the other players during a round.
A fee (a fraction of the pool size) per round is deducted by the casino for offering the service to players.
Random Number Generator / RNG
A machine which is used to randomize the outcome of every spin in every online slot machine.
You can play on Red or Black colors in Roulette, the win ratio is 1:1 because you almost have a 50% chance of winning, 48.65% to be exact.
The vertical rows inside a slot machine.
A deposit bonus, “Get X if you make a deposit”.
The last dealt community card in Texas Hold’em.
A player who is playing tight.
Where players place their bets.
The wheel where the dealer spin the start the game round by spinning the ball.
A bet system in Roulette, covering 12 of 37/38 numbers and pays 2:1.
A straight from 10 to Ace, regardless of the suits.
A player who is betting for another player.
A certain symbol which can trigger a bonus feature without being found on an active payline.
The total time spent during a casino run.
A player hiding his face, usually a skilled player.
The box from where the dealer draws cards in a casino.
The final part of the hand were all players still in the hand shows their cards.
A card counting strategy used by very skillful blackjack players.
To be able to play at a Casino, you have to register/sign up. Usually a quick and smooth procedure.
Sign Up Bonus
The bonus you receive for signing up. Often mentioned as welcome bonus.
The minimum required bet size in the beginning of a poker game in order to create a pot size.
A hand with one ace or more.
A version of an online casino you can download. But the web-based flash casinos are much safer.
Spin is the button you use to start the slot machine.
Having 2 cards in Blackjack and splitting the pair to have two hands in play against the dealer. When you splitted your orginal hand in two you will receive at least one new card for each of the two hands.
Stake is the same thing as the value of a bet.
Saying no to extra cards in Blackjack or likewise game. .
In blackjack, the term means a hand that is less than 17 points yet is likely to bust, that is go over 21 points, if the player hits. Common stiff hands are points counts of 12 to 16.
5 cards in chronological order of any color..
5 cards in the same suit in chronological order.ing of the same suit.
A bet placed on 3 numbers and pays 11:1.
2 cards or more in the same suit.
Folding your hand to lose only half the bet.
“Symbols” is the name of the items shown in each square in the slots machine. It usually takes three symbols in winning line to grant a win. In some slot machines 2 is enough. .
A poker player who only play a few rounds.
A gift the dealer receives from a player.
The dealer’s first face-up card.
It is the name of the commission that a casino is charging.
A shortening for Very Important Player.
The ratio of payouts.
The staked amount (money used for bets).
Requirements for transforming bonus money into real money which can be withdrawn from the casino.
A bonus you receive for creating an account and/or making your first deposit at a Casino.
Someone playing big stakes in the Casino.
The Joker is considered to be a “Wild Card” in a deck of cards.
A royal flush hand in poker, with a Wild card.
A symbol that act as a substitute for any symbol in the slot to create winning paylines.
Transaction from player account at the casino to player’s bank account or e-wallet.