Poker Glossary -
Kansas City Lowball
A form of lowball poker played for a deuce to seven low.
To call an opponent on the river, even though you believe he has a better hand than you do.
Keep Them Honest
To call at the end of a hand to prevent someone from bluffing.
A card that gives you a big draw or makes your hand.
In a session or tournament, the one hand that ends up being a turning point for the player, either for better or worse.
A non-playing spectator; a railbird.
An unpaired card used to determine the better of two near-equivalent hands. For instance, suppose you have AK and your opponent has AQ. If the flop has an ace in it, you both have a pair of aces, but you have a king kicker. Kickers can be vitally impo
A method to stimulate action. It is a forced bet by someone who has just won a pot
A game in which a player may place an extra bet, causing the betting limits to go up for just that hand. The player posting the bet is the 'killer,' and the hand is considered a 'kill pot.' The player is said to have 'killed the pot' for the amount of
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