Glossary

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Online Casino Terminologies

243 Ways to Win

A gambling term that describes the mechanics found in slot machines and video slot games.

Action

The total amount of money wagered by players on a table or in a game.

Active Payline

The specific line on a slot machine or video slot game where winning combinations can be formed.

ACS

Automatic Card Shuffler, a device used in casinos to shuffle playing cards.

Add-On

Additional chips that players can purchase during a tournament to increase their bankroll.

Affiliate

Businesses that refer customers to other businesses and earn revenue from those referrals.

Aggregate Limit

The maximum amount that a casino will pay out for a single hand or round.

All-In

In poker, when a player bets all of their remaining chips on a hand.

Ante

A bet required to be made before the start of a hand or round in certain casino games.

Arm

A player with exceptional dice throwing skills.

Baccarat

A popular casino game that involves comparing the values of two hands.

Balance

The amount of money that a player has available for making bets.

Banker

Another term used for the house or dealer in a casino game.

Bankroll

The total amount of money that a player has set aside for gambling.

Barred

When a player's account or IP address is banned by an online casino.

Beard

A player who conceals the identity of another player.

Beef

A dispute between a casino and a player.

Beginner's Luck

When a new player wins due to luck rather than skill or strategy.

Bet Max

The button or option that allows players to place the maximum bet on all active paylines.

Bet Min

The button or option that automatically sets the bet to the minimum amount.

Betting Limits

The maximum and minimum amounts that players can bet during a game.

Blackjack

A popular casino card game with various variations.

Blind Bet

A bet placed before seeing the cards in certain games.

Blinds

Forced bets placed by players in certain poker games.

Bonus

Money or rewards given by online casinos to players who meet specific requirements.

Break-Even Point

When a player wins an amount equal to their original wager.

Breaking the Bank

Winning a large amount of money in a casino game.

BritBrag

A variant of poker played against a casino with three cards.

Bug

A wildcard in poker that can only be used to create flushes and straights.

Buy-In

Exchanging cash for casino chips.

Cage

A place in a casino where large amounts of money are stored.

Call

Accepting the current wager made by a previous player in a clockwise direction.

Camouflage

Trying to conceal current hands, playstyle, or identity in a casino game.

Capping

Cheating by adding or removing chips from bets after the outcome has been declared.

Card Counting

A strategy used in blackjack to keep track of played cards.

Card Sharp

A person skilled at playing card games.

Card Washing

A technique used by dealers to shuffle cards.

Caribbean Stud Poker

A casino table game based on five-card stud poker.

Cascading/Collapsing Reels

A bonus feature in which winning combinations cause new symbols to replace those that have disappeared.

Cashback

A refund given to players for losing bets.

Cash-Out

Withdrawing money from an online casino.

Casino Advantage

The mathematical advantage that casinos have over players, also known as the house edge.

Casino Rewards

Additional bonuses or prizes earned by players.

Casino Tournament

Competitions that take place in casinos.

Chase

Continuing to gamble in hopes of recovering from previous losses.

Chips

Currency used in casinos.

Classic Slots

A term used to describe traditional slot machines.

Coat-Tail

Betting the same number as the winning player's chosen number.

Coins

Another type of currency used in online casinos.

Cold

A term used to describe a losing streak.

Colouring Up

Exchanging lower-value chips for higher-value ones.

Comp Points

Reward points earned by players and can be exchanged for chips or other rewards.

Cracking the Nut

Earning enough money to cover expenses and make a profit.

King Billy Casino Craps

A popular casino game played with dice.

Crossfire

When dealers engage in conversation unrelated to the game in front of players.

Card Shark

A person skilled at playing card games.

Chip Tray

A tray used by a dealer to hold house chips.

Chips

Tokens used in casinos to represent cash.

Color Up

Exchanging smaller denomination chips for larger denomination ones.

Comp Points

Reward points earned by players that can be exchanged for chips or other rewards.

Croupier

A casino dealer.

D'Alembert Betting System

A betting system created by Jean Le Rond D'Alembert in the 18th century for use in online casinos. It aims to create a profitable system for players.

Deal

The action of distributing cards in card games.

Dime

Bets that can be placed in online and land-based casinos.

Dime Bet

A $1000 wager in a Poker game.

Double or Nothing

When a player places a bet that is double the previous wager in order to break even.

Doubling Up — Martingale System

A well-known gambling system that is one of the oldest in the world.

Down to the Felt

When a player is completely broke in terms of their chips or money.

Draw

The act of asking for additional cards in Blackjack.

Drop

Surrendering a hand and keeping half of the initial bet.

Dealer

The person responsible for handling and dealing cards in casino games.

Degenerate Gambler

A person who excessively and frequently engages in gambling.

Deposit

Adding funds to a player's online casino account.

Deck

The collection of playing cards used in an online casino game.

Deuce

The number “two” in an online casino game.

Edge

The advantage held by the casino in casino games.

En Plein

Placing a bet on a single number in Roulette.

En Prison Rule

A bonus rule in certain casinos, typically in Roulette.

End-of-the-Day Betting Effect

The behavior of players toward the end of a gaming session.

Eye in the Sky

Overhead cameras used in casinos to monitor gaming tables.

Expanding Wilds

Bonus features that appear in video slot games, where the wild symbol expands to cover more positions on the reels.

Face Cards

Specific cards, including the king, queen, and jack.

Ficheur

A device used in King Billy Casino Roulette.

Fifth Street

A specific stage in a Poker round.

Firing

Betting large amounts of money continuously.

Fish

Players who frequently lose in casino games.

Flat Betting

Betting the same amount on each hand played.

Flash Casino

An online casino that allows players to play games directly through their web browsers using Flash technology.

Flea

The most irritating person at a casino table.

Flop

The first three community cards dealt by the dealer in certain card games.

Fourth Street

A specific stage in a Poker round.

Fold

Forfeiting a hand in casino games.

King Billy Casino Free spins

Bonus features in video slot and slot machines that offer players a certain number of spins for free, without having to place additional bets.

Gambler's Fallacy

The false belief that the outcome of a random event is influenced by previous events.

Gambler's Ruin

A gambling strategy that can lead to bankruptcy or financial ruin for a player who uses it.

George

A player who tips generously in a casino.

Grease

Slang for bribes in a casino.

Grind

Wagering small amounts of money repeatedly to slowly accumulate profits.

Hit

Asking for an additional card in Blackjack.

Hole Card

The face-down card received by the dealer in certain card games.

Honeymoon Period

The initial winning streak of new players in a casino.

Hot

Players on a winning streak in a casino.

Hand

The cards held by players during casino games.

Hard Count

Counting coins or winnings under casino security cameras.

High Roller

A player who consistently plays for high stakes.

House

Another term for the casino.

House Edge

The advantage that the casino has over the players in casino games.

House Rules

Rules specific to a particular casino.

Inside Bet

Betting on specific numbers in Roulette.

Insurance Bet

A type of bet placed in Blackjack to protect against the dealer having a Blackjack.

Insurance

Side bets placed in Blackjack games.

Irregular Playing Patterns

Patterns of gameplay that deviate from normal or expected behavior, often associated with online casino bonuses.

Jackpot

The largest prize offered in a casino game.

Jacks or Better

A popular variation of King Billy Casino Video Poker.

Juice

Slang for the fees or commissions charged by casinos or bookmakers for playing in their establishments.

Junket

Complimentary travel trips or accommodations offered to loyal casino players.

Kicker

The highest card in a player's hand that is not part of a winning combination.

Limits

The maximum or minimum amount that can be bet or raised by players in a casino game.

Ladderman

A person who oversees a Baccarat game in brick and mortar casinos.

Lay the Odds

Placing a bet where the player expects to win less than the amount wagered.

Layout

The surface of a gaming table where players can place their bets.

Lobby

The section of an online casino where all the available games are listed.

Locals Casino

A casino that primarily caters to local players rather than tourists.

Low Poker

A variation of Poker.

Low Roller

The opposite of a high roller, referring to a player who consistently plays for low stakes.

Loyalty Scheme

Programs offered by casinos to reward players for their wagering activities.

Live Dealer Games

Online casino games that are played against real dealers through live video streaming.

Marker

When a player requests or writes checks or requests casino credit to continue playing in a casino.

Mechanic

A term used to refer to a skilled dealer who is proficient in handling cards.

Multiplier

A game mechanic that multiplies payouts in casinos.

MVG

Abbreviation for Most Valuable Guest, a term used to refer to a high-value player in a casino.

Mobile Slots

Video slot games that can be played on handheld devices.

Multiplier

A game mechanic found in video King Billy Casino Slots that can multiply a player's payouts.

Maximum Bet

The highest amount that can be wagered in a casino game.

Minimum Bet

The lowest amount that can be wagered in a casino game.

Multi-Hand Games

Casino games in which more than one hand can be played at a time.

Multiplayer Games

Online King Billy Casino Games in which players can play against multiple other real players.

Natural

Having the best possible hand in a casino game.

Net Winnings

The amount of money a player has won after deducting their initial stake.

Non-Negotiable Chips

Chips that cannot be exchanged for real money and are used for promotional purposes.

Nut

The total cost of running a casino.

Non-Sticky Bonus

Bonuses that can be withdrawn once certain requirements are met.

Net Winnings

The amount of money a player has won after deducting their initial stakes.

Odds

The chances of winning or the ratio of probabilities.

Online Casino Games

All the games available at online casinos.

Open

The first player to make a bet in a Poker game.

Outside Bet

Bets placed in Roulette outside of the number grid.

Overlay

Odds that are more favorable to the players than to the house.

Paint

Slang for face cards, including the king, queen, and jack.

Pallet

A tool used by dealers in a Baccarat game.

Paroli

A betting system used by Roulette players.

Pass

Forfeiting a hand and choosing not to continue playing.

Pat

A hand in casino games that has a total value of at least 17 points without going bust.

Payline

A combination of symbols in a slot machine or video slot game that results in a win.

Payoff

The total amount of money received by a player after winning bets are settled.

Paytable

A menu in slot machines and video slots that shows the payouts for each betting option.

Pigeon

A naive and unknowledgeable casino player.

Pit Manager

A person who manages multiple casino tables.

Pit

A designated area in a casino specifically for casino games.

Plug

A group of cards separated by a plastic cut card.

Pocket Cards

The cards dealt face down to players in a casino game.

Pot

The total amount of money bet in a hand or round of betting.

Progressive Slot

A type of video slot game in which the jackpot continues to grow over time.

Punto Banco

A variant of the Baccarat casino game.

Provably Fair

An algorithm used to prove the fairness of online casino games.

Payout Percentage

The approximate amount of money a casino pays out over time, expressed as a percentage of the total bets placed.

Payout Table

A table that shows the payouts for each bet option in table games.

Penetration

The percentage of a deck that is dealt before shuffling in some card games.

Phantom Bonus

A bonus that is removed from a player's account during cash-out.

Reload Bonus

A bonus offered to existing customers when they make a new deposit at an online casino.

Reel

The horizontal columns in slot games that contain the symbols.

RFB

Complimentary rewards given to VIP players in casinos.

River

The last community card dealt by the dealer in a poker game.

Royal Flush

The highest possible hand in poker, consisting of a 10, Jack, Queen, King, and Ace of the same suit.

RNG

Random number generator, a software algorithm used to generate random outcomes.

Roulette

A popular casino game where players place bets on various conditions such as numbers, colors, or odd/even.

Shill

Players who are paid to play at a casino.

Shutter

A board or card containing the numbers in a bingo game.

Shuffle Tracking

A technique used for card counting.

Shiner

A small device or mirror used to see unexposed cards.

Silver Mining

The act of searching for unattended coins in slot machines.

Sixth Street

The fourth stage of betting in certain poker games.

Skimming

The act of stealing money from a casino.

Skin

Money in a casino.

Slots

A popular casino game played on slot machines.

Spinner

Term used to describe a winning streak.

Shoe

A box used to hold and distribute cards in a casino.

Sign-Up Bonus

Bonuses offered to new customers when they join an online casino.

Stake

The total amount wagered on a casino game.

Sticky Bonus

A bonus that cannot be withdrawn and remains in the player's account until lost.

Spooking

The act of peeking at the dealer's hole cards.

Sticky Stacked Wilds

Bonus features in slot games where wild symbols remain stacked on the reels.

Standing Hand

A hand in which players or dealers should stop hitting.

Sticky Wilds

Wild symbols that remain on the reels for multiple spins.

Suit

Different types of playing cards in a casino.

Surrender

A type of bet in certain casino games such as Blackjack or Roulette.

System

Rules or strategies set for forming a betting strategy.

Table Hold

The amount of money made by a single table game during an 8-hour shift.

Table Limit

The minimum and maximum bet limits on table games.

Table Stakes

A rule in casinos that prohibits players from removing or adding chips during play.

Tells

Subtle signs or quirks exhibited by a dealer or player.

Third Street

The first betting round in Seven Stud Poker.

Three of a Kind

A hand with three cards of the same rank.

Tap Out

When a player loses their entire bankroll.

Time Cut

The fee charged by a casino for playing in their poker rooms.

Trips

A hand with three cards of the same rank.

Tronc

The box for tipping dealers during table games.

Twenty-One

A centuries-old gambling game, commonly known as Blackjack.

Underplay

To play a strong hand cautiously with the intention of maximizing potential wins.

Unit

The smallest amount used for making bets in an online casino.

Up Card

Face-up cards of the dealer.

Vigorish

The commission or fee taken by the casino.

Viking Poker

A variation of Poker, Caribbean Stud Poker is sometimes called Viking Poker.

VIP

Players with high value who receive special treatments.

Wager

Bets made in land-based and online casinos.

Wagering Requirements

The amount of money that must be wagered in order to release or earn a bonus in online casinos.

Welcome King Billy Casino Bonus

Bonuses offered to new customers when they join an online casino.

Washing

Actions performed by croupiers during gameplay.

Web Wallet

Online wallets used in casinos for transactions.

Whale

A player who plays with high stakes.

Wild Symbols

Special symbols in slot machine games and video slots.

Withdrawal

The process of converting casino chips into cash at the cashier's cage.