Our glossary of casino terms provides definitions for a range of words and phrases that are commonly used in casinos, incuding mobile casinos. A fully comprehensive online guide to casino terminology that explains in detail each term used in casino games and table games. Casino terms lingo, phrases and jargon for casino gambling games. Starting off at Online Casinos can be intimidating. Use our glossary & terms guide to ensure you are clued up on the basics. Learn more in our guide.

13 (Thirteen)
This is a combination of a pair with a total value of 13. In this hand, an Ace always has a value of 1 and not 10.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

21 (Twenty-one)
This is a combination of cards with a total value of 21, but that is not a Blackjack or Pontoon hand.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Straight Flush

Also known as 7 Card Straight Flush

In a seven-card hand, this is a combination of seven cards of the same suit, in sequence.

For example:

In a five-card hand, this is a combination of five cards of the same suit, in sequence.

For example:

In a three-card hand, this is a combination of three cards of the same suit, in sequence.

For example:

This is a combination of six cards of the same suit, in sequence, and a Joker card.

Use: Poker Games

Ace-Jack of a Mixed Suit
This is a combination of an Ace and a Jack card of different suits.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Ace-Jack of the Same Suit
This is a combination of an Ace and a Jack card of the same suit.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Ace-King
This is a combination of an Ace and a King, and any other cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Ace-King of a Mixed Suit
This is a combination of an Ace and a King card of different suits.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Ace-King of Spades
This is a combination of an Ace and a King card of the Spades suit.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Ace-King of the Same Suit
This is a combination of an Ace and a King card of the same suit.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Ace-Queen of a Mixed Suit
This is a combination of an Ace and a Queen card of different suits.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Ace-Queen of the Same Suit
This is a combination of an Ace and a Queen card of the same suit.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Ace High
This is a combination of an Ace card, and any other cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Aces or Better
This is a combination of a pair of Ace cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Alias
The name that other players in the casino environment know you by.

Use: Tournament Games

Ante

Also known as Blind Bet

The first bet placed before cards are dealt.

Use: Card Games

Any Craps Bet
A bet that a Craps will be rolled on the next roll.

Use: Craps Games

Any Seven Bet
A bet that a total of 7 will be rolled on the next roll.

Use: Craps Games

Any Triple Bet
A bet that the three dice will display the same number.

For example, this is an Any Triple 4:

Use: Sic Bo Games

Banker and Tie Bet
A bet on both a Banker bet and a Tie bet.

So, a bet that the banker’s hand will have a higher value than the player’s hand. Or that the player and banker’s hands will have the same value and tie.

Use: Baccarat Games

Banker Bet
A bet that the banker’s hand will have a higher value than the player’s hand.

Use: Baccarat Games

Banker Bonus Bet
A side bet that the banker’s hand will have a higher value than the player’s hand.

Use: Baccarat Games

Banker Pair Bet
A side bet that the banker’s first two cards will complete a pair hand combination.

Use: Baccarat Games

Basket bet
A bet on a block of five numbers. On the corner shared between the zero bet and the first line. This bet includes the double zero.

Use: Roulette Games

Bet Timer
After you click Spin in the game, the Bet Timer starts to count down the selected number of seconds and the ball is dropped onto the spinning roulette wheel. When the countdown is complete the ball stops in a pocket on the roulette wheel.

Use: Roulette Games

Casino Coins

Also known as Bet value (coins)

The coins used to play a casino game.

  • Coins are counters used to represent a monetary value. The value of a coin is known as the coin size and is measured in credits. So, if the game you are playing represents bets and wins in coins, the actual monetary value of the bets and wins is measured in credits.The formula to calculate the conversion of coins to credits is: number of coins x credit coin size = amount in credits. For example, 5 coins x 2 credit coin size = 10 credits.
  • Game bets, wins and balances are displayed in credits or coins, depending on the game you are playing.

Use: All Games

Big 6 Bet
A bet that a total of 6 will be rolled before 7 is rolled.

Use: Craps Games

Big 8 Bet
A bet that a total of 8 will be rolled before 7 is rolled.

Use: Craps Games

Big Bet
A bet that a total of 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16 or 17 will be rolled on the next roll.

For example, this is a Big Fifteen:

Use: Sic Bo Games

Blackjack

Also known as Pontoon

This is a combination of an Ace and a card with a value of 10.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Side Bet

Also known as Bonus Bet or Jackpot Bet

A bet placed in addition to your regular bet. Some side bets qualify you for extra payouts, such as bonus payouts or a progressive jackpot.

Use: All Games

Bonus Game
A bonus feature that awards additional payouts.

Use: Slot Games

Bonus Payouts
Payouts additional to the regular game payouts. In some games, you must place a side bet to qualify for bonus payouts.

Use: All Games

Bonus Symbol
A symbol that activates a bonus game or awards additional payouts.

Use: Slot Games

Five-Number Line Bet

Also known as Box of Five Bet

An Inside bet on five numbers, comprising 00, 0, 1, 2 and 3. The chip is placed on the intersection of the dividing lines between 0 and 1.

Use: Roulette Games

Square Bet

Also known as Box of Four Bet or Corner Bet

An Inside bet on a block of four numbers. The chip is placed on the spot in the centre of your four Straight Up numbers.

Use: Roulette Games

Boxcars

Also known as Hard Six

When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 12.

For example, this is a Box Cars:

Use: Craps Games

Burn
To remove cards from the deck. This is done during a deal or after each shuffle and cut. Burn cards are placed in the discard tray.

Use: Card Games

Bust
To draw cards that exceed a total value of 21 in one hand. The hand is over and you lose your bet.

Use: Blackjack Games

Double Down

Also known as Double or Buy

To place a bet that your hand will beat the dealer’s hand, with only one more card drawn.

Use: Blackjack Games

Buy Bet
A bet that a Place bet to Win will be rolled before a total of 7 is rolled.

  • This bet is paid at true odds less a 5% commission.
  • The 5% commission is only charged on winning bets.

Use: Craps Games

Call Bet
A group of bets placed on the roulette table at the same time.

Use: Roulette Games

Card Ranking
The order of playing cards that determines what cards are stronger than other cards.

Cards are ranked from highest to lowest according to their denomination. This is:

  1. Ace (A)
  2. King (K)
  3. Queen (Q)
  4. Jack (J)
  5. Ten (10)
  6. Nine (9)
  7. Eight (8)
  8. Seven (7)
  9. Six (6)
  10. Five (5)
  11. Four (4)
  12. Three (3)
  13. Two (2)

Use: Card Games

Casino Credits
The credits used to play a casino game.

  • Credits represent a monetary value related to the currency you are playing in. So, if the game you are playing represents bets or wins in credits, the credit value is the actual monetary value you bet or win.The formula to calculate the conversion of credits to coins is: amount in credits / number of coins = credit coin size. For example, 20 credits / 10 coins = 2 credit coin size.
  • When you deposit or withdraw funds from the casino, your transaction is represented in the casino as credits.
  • Game bets, wins and balances are displayed in credits or coins, depending on the game you are playing.

Use: All Games

Casino Doubling Limit
The casino has a set doubling limit. For more information contact the casino support staff.

Use: Card Games

Check
To request a card without increasing your bet.

Use: Card Games

Classic Slot
A slot game that has three reels and one or more paylines.

Use: Slot Games

Colour
The two colours in a deck of cards. These are black and red.

For example, this card has a red colour:

Use: Card Games

Colour Bet
An Outside bet on nine numbers of the same colour. The chip is placed on one of the following coloured squares, either Yellow, Red, Purple or Blue.

Use: Roulette Games

Coloured Pair
This is a combination of a pair with the same suit colour, and of different suits.

For example:

and

Use: Blackjack Games and Baccarat Games

Column Bet
An Outside bet on one of the three vertical columns. The chip is placed at the bottom of the columns.

Use: Roulette Games

Come-out Phase

Also known as Coming-out Phase

The first phase of a Craps game, where the objective is to roll a Natural and win a Pass Line bet or Don’t Pass bet, or establish the Point.

Use: Craps Games

Come-out Roll
The first roll of the dice in a betting round and determines the Point.

It is an attempt to win a Pass Line bet. Pass Line bets lose if the Come-out roll is a Craps. After rolling a Craps or a Natural the Shooter comes out again. If a Place number is rolled, the Point is established.

Use: Craps Games

Come Bet
A bet that a Natural will be rolled, or the Shooter will make the Point. This is a bet similar to the Pass Line bet, but can only be taken after a Point is established.

Use: Craps Games

Commission
The fee deducted from a winning bet by the casino.

In Baccarat, commission is only taken on a Banker bet.

In Craps, commission is only taken on a Buy bet or a Lay bet.

Use: Table Games

Community Card
A card that is dealt face-up to the table and its card ranking is shared by all players.

Use: Poker Games

Consecutives
Cards following in order according to their card ranking.

For example:

Use: Card Games

Copy
To end a game with the same High Hand or Low Hand as the dealer. The dealer wins on all copies.

Use: Pai Gow Poker Games

Craps
When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 2, 3 or 12, on the Come-out roll.

For example, these are a Craps:

, and

Use: Craps Games

Craps Out
When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a Craps.

Use: Craps Games

Craps Three Bet
A bet that a total of 3 will be rolled on the next roll.

Use: Craps Games

Craps Twelve Bet
A bet that a total of 12 will be rolled on the next roll.

Use: Craps Games

Craps Two
A bet that a total of 2 will be rolled on the next roll.

Use: Craps Games

Cross Eyes
When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 3.

For example, this is a Cross Eyes:

Use: Craps Games

Deck

Also known as Pack

A set of playing cards.

Use: Card Games

Denomination
The 13 sets in a deck of cards. These are Ace, King, Queen, Jack and from Two to Ten.

For example, this card has a denomination of Three:

Denomination indicates the card value and is used to determine the card ranking.

Use: Card Games

Deuce
A card with a denomination of Two. Deuce cards are sometimes used as wild cards.

For example:

Use: Card Games

Deuces Royal Flush
This is a combination of an Ace, King, Queen, Jack and Ten card of the same suit, and a Deuce card. This hand can be completed with one or more Deuce cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Diamond Blackjack
This is a combination of an Ace and a King, of the Diamond suit.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Diamond Royal Flush
This is a combination of an Ace, King, Queen, Jack and Ten card of the Diamond suit.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Dice Ranking
The order of dice that determines what dice are stronger than other dice.

Dice are ranked from highest to lowest according to their value. This is:

  1. Six (6)
  2. Five (5)
  3. Four (4)
  4. Three (3)
  5. Two (2)
  6. One (1)

Use: Dice Games

Don’t Come Bet
A bet that a Craps will be rolled, or the Shooter will make the Point. This is a bet similar to the Don’t Pass bet, but can only be taken after a Point is established.

Use: Craps Games

Don’t Pass Bet

Also known as Don’t Pass Line Bet

A bet that a Craps will be rolled, or the Shooter will establish the Point.

Use: Craps Games

Double
To gamble your winnings on a bet that you will draw a card of a higher value than the dealer’s card.

You can continue doubling until you draw a card of lesser value than the dealer’s card and lose the hand, or until you reach the Casino Doubling Limit.

Use: Card Games

Double Bet
A bet that two of the dice will display the same number, and what the number is.

For example, this is a Double 6:

Use: Sic Bo Games

Dozen Bet
An Outside bet on twelve numbers – either High, Middle or Low. The chip is placed on one of the following areas: First 12, Second 12 or Third 12.

Use: Roulette Games

Draw

Also known as Hit or Twist

To request another card. You are dealt one card.

Use: Card Games

Early Surrender
To surrender before the dealer checks their cards.

The dealer checks their cards once the second card is dealt.

Use: Blackjack Games

Easy Way

Also known as Easy Number

When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 4, 6, 8 or 10, and where the dice are not a pair.

For example, this is an Easy Four:

Use: Craps Games

Either Pair Bet
A side bet that either the banker or player’s first two cards will complete a pair hand combination.

Use: Baccarat Games

Eleven Bet
A bet that a total of 11 will be rolled on the next roll.

Use: Craps Games

Eliminated
To be unable to continue to play in a tournament.

In Slot tournaments, you are eliminated if you do not qualify to advance to the next round based on your leaderboard position.

In Blackjack tournaments, you are eliminated if you:

  • Have the least number of tournament chips in an elimination hand.
  • Reach the end of a tournament but do not win.

Use: Tournament Games

Elimination Hand
A specified hand number in a tournament round where the player with the least number of tournament chips is eliminated from the tournament.

For example, the 5th and 9th hand played in a round are elimination hands.

Use: Blackjack Tournament Games

Entrance Fee
The amount of money you pay to join a tournament.

Use: Tournament Games

Establish a Point
To set the Point.

Use: Craps Games

Even-Money Bet
An Outside bet on eighteen numbers. The chip is placed on one of the following squares, Even, Odd, Red, Black, 1-18 (Halves) or 19-36 (Halves).

Use: Roulette Games

Expanding symbol
A symbol that expands to all positions on a reel to try and complete winning combinations.

Use: Slot Games

Expanding wild symbol
A wild symbol that expands to all positions on a reel and substitutes for other symbols to complete winning combinations.

Use: Slot Games

Expert Mode
The casino has two game modes – Regular Mode and Expert Mode.

Expert Mode has both advanced features and Regular Mode features.

Use: All Games

Face Card
A Jack, Queen and King card of any suit.

For example:

In most games, face cards have a value of 10.

Use: Card Games

Field Bet
A bet that a total of 2, 3, 4, 9, 10, 11 or 12 will be rolled on the next roll.

Use: Craps Games

Five Aces
This is a combination of four Ace cards and a Joker card.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Five Card 21
This is a combination of five cards with a total value of 21.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Five Card or More 21
This is a combination of five or more cards with a total value of 21.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Five Card Trick
This is a combination of five cards with a total value of 21 or less, and so does not bust.

This also applies if you are dealt a five card hand after splitting and the total value of the hand does not exceed 21.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Five of a Kind
This is a combination of four cards of the same denomination and a wild card. This hand can be completed with one or more wild cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Five of a Kind (Aces)
This is a combination of four Ace cards and a wild card.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Five of a Kind (Sixes through to Kings)
This is a combination of four cards of the Six, Seven, Eight, Nine, Ten, Jack, Queen or King denomination and a wild card.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Five of a Kind (Threes, Fours or Fives)
This is a combination of four cards of the Three, Four or Five denomination and a wild card.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Fixed Wild
A feature that holds a wild symbol in a fixed position on the reels for a specific number of spins. The fixed wild symbol substitutes for other symbols to complete winning combinations.

Use: Slot Games

Flop
The first three community cards dealt.

Use: Poker Games

Flush
In a five-card hand, this is a combination of five cards of the same suit.

For example:

In a four-card hand, this is a combination of four cards of the same suit.

For example:

In a three-card hand, this is a combination of three cards of the same suit.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Fold
To discard all of your cards when you think that your hand cannot beat the dealer’s hand, and you want to minimise your loss. If you fold, your hand is complete.

Use: Card Games

Four Twos through to Tens

Also known as Four of a Kind (Twos through to Tens) or Four 2’s through to 10’s

This is a combination of four cards of the Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine or Ten denomination.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four Aces with any King, Queen or Jack
This is a combination of four Ace cards and a King, Queen or Jack card of any suit.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four Aces with any Two, Three or Four
This is a combination of four Ace cards and a Two, Three or Four card of any suit.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four Deuces and a Joker
This is a combination of four Deuce cards and a Joker card.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four Deuces and an Ace
This is a combination of four Deuce cards and an Ace card of any suit.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four of a Kind (Kings, Queens or Jacks)

Also known as Four Jacks, Queens or Kings

This is a combination of four cards of the Jack, Queen or King denomination.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four Kings, Queens or Jacks with any Ace, King, Queen or Jack
This is a combination of four Jack, Queen or King cards and a Jack, Queen, King or Ace card of any suit.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four of a Kind

Also known as Four of a Kind (Others)

This is a combination of four cards of the same denomination.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four of a Kind (Aces or Eights)
This is a combination of four cards of the Eight or Ace denomination.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four Aces

Also known as Four of a Kind (Aces)

This is a combination of four Ace cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four Deuces

Also known as Four of a Kind (Deuces)

This is a combination of four Deuce cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four of a Kind (Fives through to Kings)
This is a combination of four cards of the Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine, Ten, Jack, Queen or King denomination.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four of a Kind (Kings, Queens or Jacks)

Also known as Four Jacks, Queens or Kings

This is a combination of four cards of the Jack, Queen or King denomination.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four of a Kind

Also known as Four of a Kind (Others)

This is a combination of four cards of the same denomination.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four of a Kind (Sevens)
This is a combination of four Seven cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four of a Kind (Twos, Threes or Fours)
This is a combination of four cards of the Two, Three or Four denomination.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Four Twos, Threes or Fours with any Ace, Two, Three or Four
This is a combination of four cards of the Two, Three or Four denomination and a Two, Three, Four or Ace card of any suit.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Free-Roll Tournament
A tournament that does not cost you any money to enter, but there is a prize offered.

Use: Tournament Games

Free Spins bonus game
A bonus game awarded where you play a set number of spins for free.

Use: Slot Games

Full House
This is a combination of three cards of the same denomination, and two cards of another denomination.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Game Payouts

Also known as Payout Table or Pay Table

The list of payouts for a game. The table displays a list of winning combinations and the amount you are paid for each combination.

Use: All Games

Go to War
When the result of the first hand is a tie, you go to war by raising the bet to play one more hand.

Use: Card Games

Practice Play

Also known as Guest Account Play

To play for fun, and not bet or win real money.

Use: All Games

Hand Ranking
The order of hands in card games that determines what hands are stronger than other hands.

Game hands are ranked from highest to lowest, as displayed in the game. For example, in some games a Flush is ranked higher than a Straight.

Use: Card Games

Little Joe

Also known as Hard Four

When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 4, and where the dice are a pair.

For example, this is a Little Joe:

Use: Craps Games

Hard Hand
A hand that does not contain an Ace, or contains an Ace counted as having a value of 1 and not 11.

For example, this is a hard 17:

Use: Blackjack Games

Puppy Paws

Also known as Hard Ten

When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 10, and where the dice are a pair.

For example, this is a Puppy Paws:

Use: Craps Games

Hardways
When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 4, 6, 8 or 10, and where the dice are a pair.

For example, this is a Hard Four:

Use: Craps Games

Hardways Bet
A bet that a total of 4, 6, 8 or 10 will be rolled on the next roll, as a pair, before a 4, 6, 8 or 10 is thrown in any other combination, or before a 7 is rolled.

For example, this is a Hard Four:

Use: Craps Games

High
This is a combination of a pair with a total value of more than 13. In this hand, an Ace always has a value of 1 and not 10.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

High Card
The card with the highest card ranking at the table.

Use: Card Games

High Hand
A hand consisting of five cards.

Use: Pai Gow Poker Games

Hit

Also known as Twist or Draw

To request another card from the shoe. You can request another card when your hand is not strong enough to beat the dealer’s hand, and does not equal or exceed the value of 21. You are dealt one card.

Use: Blackjack Games

Hold
To keep the cards you want during a game.

Use: Card Games

Hold’em Poker
A form of poker where each player is dealt two pocket cards, and five community cards are dealt to the table. Players then use their cards to create the best five-card hand possible.

Use: Poker Games

Hole Card
A card dealt face-down.

Use: Card Games

House
The casino establishment.

Use: All Games

House Way
This is the Optimal Play Strategy designed for the game. The dealer’s decisions are based on the House Way and follow the casino rules.

Use: Pai Gow Poker Games

Inside Bet
A bet placed on any number on the table, from 0 or 00 to 36.

The Inside bets you can place is determined by the type of roulette game you are playing.

For example, some of the Inside bets available are:

  • Straight Up bet
  • Split bet
  • Street bet
  • Square bet
  • Five-Number Line bet
  • Line bet

Use: Roulette Games

Inside Straight
A four-card hand dealt of any suit, in sequence except for one card to complete a Straight. If you draw and you are dealt the card to complete a Straight, this hand is called an Inside Straight.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Insurance
A side bet placed against the possibility of the dealer getting a Blackjack hand. You can take Insurance if the dealer’s first card is an Ace. An Insurance bet costs half your regular bet.

Use: Blackjack Games

Jack and Ace of Diamonds, Clubs or Hearts
This is a combination of a Jack and an Ace card of the Diamonds, Clubs or Hearts suit.

For example:

, and

Use: Blackjack Games

Jack and Ace of Spades
This is a combination of a Jack and an Ace card of the Spades suit.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Jackpot
A game’s highest payout.

Use: All Games

Jacks or Better
This is a combination of either a pair of Jack, Queen, King or Ace cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Joker
A card with a denomination of Joker. Joker cards are additional cards in the deck, used as wild cards.

For example:

Use: Card Games

Joker Royal Flush
This is a combination of an Ace, King, Queen, Jack and Ten card of the same suit, and a Joker card.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Kicker Card
The highest unpaired card in five-card hands that have the same card ranking.

For example, you hold:

And the dealer holds:

The community cards are:

As the hands tie with no combination, the high card is used to determine the winner. The high card is the Ace, but as it is a community card, it is part of both the player and dealer’s hand. So, the kicker card is used to break the tie. The Jack and Queen are compared as kicker cards and as a Queen has a higher card ranking than a Jack, the player’s hand wins.

Use: Poker Games

King High
This is a combination of a King, and any other cards with a rank lower than a King.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Kings or Better
This is a combination of either a pair of King or Ace cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

La Partage Rule
A rule that applies when you have placed an Even Money bet and the Roulette ball lands on the Zero. The rule is that you only lose half of your Even Money bet amount.

Use: Roulette Games

Ladder
A feature where multiple features are stacked in either ascending or descending order. Winnings are determined by your position on the ladder.

Use: Slot Games

Late Surrender
To surrender after the dealer has checked their cards. You can only surrender if the dealer does not have a Blackjack.

The dealer checks their cards once the second card is dealt.

Use: Blackjack Games

Lay Bet
A bet that a total of 7 will be rolled before a Place bet to Lose is rolled.

Note:

  • This bet is paid at true odds less a 5% commission.
  • The 5% commission is only charged on winning bets.

Use: Craps Games

Leader Board
Displays information about players participating in a tournament. This includes each player’s alias, their position in the tournament, and the number of tournament chips or coins.

Use: Tournament Games

Low
This is a combination of a pair with a total value of less than 13. In this hand, an Ace always has a value of 1 and not 10.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Low Card
The card with the lowest card ranking at the table.

Use: Card Games

Low Hand
A hand consisting of two cards.

Use: Pai Gow Poker Games

Make the Point
To roll the Point once it is established.

Use: Craps Games

MegaSpin Game
A slot game where you play multiple games per game session, and each game is identical.

Use: Slot Games

Mixed Pair
This is a combination of a pair with different suit colours.

For example:

and

Use: Blackjack Games and Baccarat Games

Mixed Pay combination
A combination of two or more different symbols combined to complete a regular winning combination.

Use: Slot Games

Natural
When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 7 or 11, on the Come-out roll.

For example, this is a Natural Seven:

And this is a Natural Eleven:

Use: Craps Games

Natural Hand

Also known as Natural Pair

This is a combination of two cards with a total value of 8 or 9.

For example:

and

Use: Baccarat Games

Natural Royal Flush
This is a combination of an Ace, King, Queen, Jack and Ten card of the same suit. This hand cannot be completed with a wild card.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Neighbour Bet
Neighbour bets are bets placed on the neighbouring numbers of a Straight Up number on the roulette table. Neighbour bets are allocated as the numbers appear on the roulette wheel and not as they appear on the roulette table.

Use: Roulette Games

Non-consecutives
Non-consecutives are any combination of cards that are not Consecutives or Pairs.

For example, you are dealt a Five and a Nine.

Use: Card Games

Non-Natural Hand
This is a combination of any three cards, or a combination of two cards with a total value not equal to 8 or 9.

For example:

and

Use: Baccarat Games

Odds Bet

Also known as Taking Odds

These are additional bets placed on the Pass Line bet, Don’t Pass bet, Come bet, Don’t Come bet and Place bet, after the Come-out roll.

You can place an Odds bet once the Shooter has made the Point.

Use: Craps Games

One Dice Bet
A bet that one of the dice will display a specific number, and what the number is.

For example, this is a One Dice 2 with one dice match:

And this is a One Dice 5 with two dice match:

Use: Sic Bo Games

One Seven
This is a combination of one Seven card of any suit.

For example:

and

Use: Blackjack Games

Outside Straight

Also known as Open-end Straight

A four-card hand dealt of any suit, in consecutive sequence except for one card at either end to complete a Straight. If you draw and you are dealt the card to complete a Straight, this hand is called an Outside Straight.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Optimal Game Play
Optimal Game Play is when the game is played according to the Optimal Play Strategy.

The strategy is designed to give you the best possible credits return.

Use: Card Games

Outside Bet
A bet placed on numbers outside of the table layout, such as Red or Black.

The following are Outside bets:

  • Column bet
  • Dozen bet
  • Even-Money bet

Use: Roulette Games

Outside Straight

Also known as Open-end Straight

A four-card hand dealt of any suit, in consecutive sequence except for one card at either end to complete a Straight. If you draw and you are dealt the card to complete a Straight, this hand is called an Outside Straight.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Pair
In card games, this is a combination of two cards of the same denomination.

For example, in a five-card hand this is a Two Pairs combination:

And in a three-card hand, this is a One Pair or Pair combination:

In Blackjack games, a combination of two cards of the same value is also considered a pair.

For example:

In dice games, this is a combination of two dice that have the same value.

For example:

Pair (Jacks or Better)
This is a combination of a pair of Jack, Queen, King or Ace cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Pair (Twos through to Tens)
This is a combination of a pair of cards of the Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven, Eight, Nine or Ten denomination.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Pair of Aces
This is a combination of a pair of Ace cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Pair of Deuces
This is a combination of a pair of Deuce cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Pair of Jacks
This is a combination of a pair of Jack cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Pair of Kings
This is a combination of a pair of King cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Pair of Nines
This is a combination of a pair of Nine cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Pair of Queens
This is a combination of a pair of Queen cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Pass
When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a Point or a Natural.

Use: Craps Games

Pay Way

Also known as Ways

The area across a slots window where symbols on consecutive reels can create a winning combination. Pay ways are permanently enabled for every spin.

Use: Slot Games

Payline
The line across a slots window where the symbols must line up to create a winning combination.

Use: Slot Games

Payout

Also known as Win Amount, Wins or Winnings

The amount won in a game.

Use: All Games

Peek

Also known as Squeeze

To check face-down cards before they are turned over.

Use: Card Games

Perfect Pair
This is a combination of a pair of the same suit.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Pip
A mark on the face of a card or a die, that indicates the suit or value of the card, or the value of the dice.

For example, the pips on this card are Clubs and 2.

The pips on this die indicates a value of 4:

Use: Dice Games and Card Games

Place Bet

Also known as Place to Win and Place to Lose

A bet on a Place number being rolled before a 7. You can bet on a win or a lose.

Betting the Place bet to win means that the Place number will be rolled before a 7. And betting the Place bet to lose means that the Place number will not be rolled before a 7.

Use: Craps Games

Place Number
When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 4, 5, 6, 8, 9 or 10.

Use: Craps Games

Call

Also known as Play

To request a card or display of hands. In some games, you increase your bet when you call.

Use: Card Games

Play Time
The period of time you have to play in a tournament round. The time starts with your first spin.

Use: Slot Tournament Games

Player and Tie Bet
A bet on both a Player bet and a Tie bet.

So, a bet that the player’s hand will have a higher value than the banker’s hand. Or that the player and banker’s hands will have the same value and tie.

Use: Baccarat Games

Player Bet
A bet that the player’s hand will have a higher value than the banker’s hand.

Use: Baccarat Games

Player Bonus Bet
A side bet that the player’s hand will have a higher value than the banker’s hand.

Use: Baccarat Games

Player Pair Bet
A side bet that the player’s first two cards will complete a pair hand combination.

Use: Baccarat Games

Pocket Card
A card concealed in a player or dealer’s hand.

Use: Poker Games

Point
The number established on the Come-out roll that is not Craps or a Natural. Only a Place number can become the Point.

The Shooter will attempt to roll the Point to win the Pass Line bet. This is to make the Point.

Use: Craps Games

Point Count
The number of points awarded for a hand. Points are based on the value of the hand, and are equal to the value.

For example, this hand has a total point count of 6 + 1 = 7:

So, the point count of this hand is 7.

In Baccarat games, if the value exceeds 9, the point count is calculated as the unit portion of the hand’s value.

For example, this hand has a total point count of 8 + 7 = 15:

As the value of the hand exceeds 9, the tens portion is ignored. So, the point count of this hand is 5.

In Rummy games, a Suited Run has a point count of 0. In a 2-card Suited Run, the point count of the third card is added to the point count of the Suited Run.

For example, this hand has a total point count of 0 + 10 = 10:

Use: Card Games

Point Count Margin
The difference between the point count of two hands. The point count margin is used to determine the payout odds of a winning bet.

For example, this hand has a point count of 7:

And this hand has a point count of 5:

So, the point count margin is 7 – 5 = 2.

Use: Card Games

Point Phase
The second phase of a Craps game, where the objective is to make the Point before rolling a total of 7.

Use: Craps Games

Tournament Prize
The prize awarded to the winners of a tournament.

Use: Tournament Games

Progressive Game
A game that has a progressive jackpot as the prize.

Use: All Games

Progressive Jackpot
The constantly accumulating prize in a progressive game. The progressive jackpot is funded by a percentage of player wagers.

Use: All Games

Puck
The marker used to indicate the Point once it is established.

Use: Craps Games

Tie

Also known as Push or Standoff

To end a game with the same results as the dealer or another player.

Use: Card Games, Tournament Games

Queen High
This is a combination of a Queen card, and any other cards with a rank lower than a Queen.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Raise
To increase your bet. In some games, you receive another card when you raise.

Use: Card Games

Ranking
The order of hands, cards or suits in card games, that determines what hands or cards are stronger than other hands or cards.

Use: Card Games

Re-buy
To buy back in to a tournament within the re-buy period, when eliminated from the tournament.

Use: Tournament Games

Re-buy Period
The specified time period that the re-buy feature is available in a tournament.

Use: Tournament Games

Real Money Play

Also known as Real Account Play

To bet and win real money.

Use: All Games

Redeal
To redeal cards dealt to the table, for a fee, until you are satisfied with the cards dealt.

Use: Blackjack Games

Regular Bet
A bet placed to play a game.

Use: All Games

Regular Game

Also known as Base game or Standard game

A slot game that does not have any special features, such as a bonus game, progressive jackpot or MegaSpin feature.

Use: Slot Games

Regular Mode
The casino has two game modes – Regular Mode and Expert Mode.

Regular Mode is the normal game play mode and has no advanced features.

Use: All Games

Rest Break
A set period of time that a tournament pauses for, so all players can rest.

Use: Tournament Games

River
The fifth and final community card dealt.

Use: Poker Games

Rotate
To rotate face-down cards before you peek at a card.

Use: Card Games

Royal Flush
This is a combination of an Ace, King, Queen, Jack and Ten card of the same suit.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Royal Flush plus a Pair of Deuces
This is a combination of an Ace, King, Queen, Jack and Ten card of the same suit, and a pair of Deuce cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Return to Player (RTP)
Return to Player (RTP) is the theoretical statistical percentage of total money bet by players in a specific game, that is paid out as winnings over time.

The RTP is fixed, and does not change.

Use: All Games

Run
This is a combination of two or three cards, in sequence.

For example:

Use: Rummy Games

Scatter symbol
A symbol that does not need to appear on an enabled payline or pay way to win. It can be scattered anywhere on the reels.

Use: Slot Games

Scheduled Tournament
A tournament where you must register in advance to play, and the tournament begins at a specified start time.

Use: Tournament Games

Seven Card or More 21
This is a combination of seven or more cards with a total value of 21.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Seven Out

Also known as Miss Out

When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 7, after establishing the Point. The Shooter rolls the dice until they Seven Out.

Use: Craps Games

Shoe
A shoe is a box that the dealer uses to hold one or more decks of cards.

Use: Card Games

Shooter
The player that rolls the dice.

Use: Craps Games

Showdown
To compare hands to determine the winner.

Use: Poker Games

Shuffle and Cut
To mix the cards in a deck and then separate the deck into two parts, by removing cards from the top and placing at the bottom. This is done to make the order of the cards as unpredictable as possible.

Use: Card Games

Side Bet

Also known as Bonus Bet or Jackpot Bet

A bet placed in addition to your regular bet. Some side bets qualify you for extra payouts, such as bonus payouts or a progressive jackpot.

Use: All Games

Straight Up Bet

Also known as Single Number Bet or Single Bet

An Inside bet on a single number. The chip is placed in the centre of the number.

Use: Roulette Games

Sit ‘n’ Go Tournament
A tournament where you must register in advance to play, and once the required number of players has joined the tournament, the tournament begins.

Use: Tournament Games

Sit Out
To leave a tournament table for a few hands.

Use: Tournament Games

Line Bet

Also known as Six-Number Line Bet, Six-Line Bet or Box of Six Bet

An Inside bet on six numbers, comprising two adjacent rows. The chip is placed on the line above Dozen bets so that it rests between the two rows that you want to cover.

Use: Roulette Games

Six Card 21
This is a combination of six cards with a total value of 21.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Six Card or More with a Value of 20 or Less
This is a combination of six or more cards with a total value of 20 or less.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Six Five, No Jive
When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 11.

For example, this is a Six Five, No Jive:

Use: Craps Games

Six, Seven and Eight of a Mixed Suit
This is a combination of a Six, Seven and Eight card of different suits.

For example:

and

Use: Blackjack Games

Six, Seven and Eight of Spades
This is a combination of a Six, Seven and Eight card of the Spades suit.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Six, Seven and Eight of the Same Suit
This is a combination of a Six, Seven and Eight card of the same suit.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Slide-a-Wild feature
A feature that enables you to choose the reel you want the special symbol to display on. Each reel offers different symbol features, such as a wild, multiplier feature or a expanding wild feature.

Use: Slot Games

Small Bet
A bet that a total of 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 or 10 will be rolled on the next roll.

For example, this is a Small Seven:

Use: Sic Bo Games

Snake Eyes
When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 2.

For example, this is a Snake Eyes:

Use: Craps Games

Soft 17
A hand with a total value of 17 that contains an Ace counted as having a value of 11.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Soft 21
A 21 hand that contains an Ace counted as having a value of 11.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Soft Hand
A hand that contains an Ace counted as having a value of 11 and not 1.

For example, this is a soft 17:

Use: Blackjack Games

Split bet
To divide a matched pair of cards and play each card as a separate hand. When you split, a bet equal to your regular bet is placed on the second hand and a new card is dealt to each hand.

Use: Blackjack Games

Split Bet

Also known as Upwards and Sideways Double Bet

An Inside bet on two adjacent numbers. The chip is placed on the line that separates the numbers.

Use: Roulette Games

Split Wild Symbol
A wild symbol that splits into two wild symbols and substitutes for other symbols to complete winning combinations.

Use: Slot Games

Spread
This is the number of card positions that fall between the value of the two cards you are dealt.

For example, if you are dealt a Five and a Ten, the spread is four. This is because there are four card positions between Five and Ten.

Spread
1 2 3 4

Use: Card Games

Square Pair

Also known as Hard Eight or Windows

When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 8, and where the dice are a pair.

For example, this is a Square Pair:

Use: Craps Games

Stand

Also known as Stick or Stay

To decide not to draw any more cards. This ends the play of your hand.

Use: Card Games

Straight
In a five-card hand, this is a combination of five cards of any suit, in sequence.

For example:

In a three-card hand, this is a combination of three cards of any suit, in sequence.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Strategy Table
A table used during AutoPlay. The Strategy table enables you to define your own game strategies, or you can use the default strategy. The default strategy is designed to benefit the player.

Use: Blackjack Games

Street Bet

Also known as Three in a Row Bet

An Inside bet on any three numbers in a row. The chip is placed on the outside line at the start of the row.

Use: Roulette Games

Wild

Also known as Wild Symbol, Substitute Symbol or Wild Card

In slot games, this is a symbol that substitutes for other symbols to complete winning combinations.

In card games, this is a card that substitutes for other cards, and has any denomination and suit you choose, to complete a hand.

Use: All Games

Sudden Death
A scoring method used to determine the winner in the event of a tie.

Use: Tournament Games

Suit
The four categories in a deck of cards. These are Spades , Hearts , Diamonds and Clubs .

For example, this card has a suit of Diamonds:

Suits are used to determine the suit ranking.

Use: Card Games

Suit Ranking
The order of card suits that determines what suits are stronger than other suits.

Suits are ranked in alphabetical order, from lowest to highest value. This is:

  1. Spades
  2. Hearts
  3. Diamonds
  4. Clubs

Use: Card Games

Suited Run
This is a combination of two or three cards of the same suit, in sequence.

For example, this is a 3-card Suited Run:

And this is a 2-card Suited Run:

Use: Rummy Games

Suited Run (Ace, Two and Three)
This is a combination of an Ace, Two and Three card of the same suit.

For example:

Use: Rummy Games

SupaJax and Four Jacks
This is a combination of four Jack cards and a SupaJax card.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Surrender
To give up your hand. You lose half your bet.

Some Blackjack games offer an early surrender or a late surrender.

In Casino War, you can only surrender when the hands tie.

Use: Card Games

Symbol Stack
A feature that displays the same symbols stacked on top of each other on the same reel.

Use: Slot Games

Odds Bet

Also known as Taking Odds

These are additional bets placed on the Pass Line bet, Don’t Pass bet, Come bet, Don’t Come bet and Place bet, after the Come-out roll.

You can place an Odds bet once the Shooter has made the Point.

Use: Craps Games

Tens or Better
This is a combination of either a pair of Ten, Jack, Queen, King or Ace cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Thirty-two Juice Roll
When the outcome of a roll of the dice is a total of 5, consisting of a 2 and a 3.

For example, this is a Thirty-two Juice Roll:

Use: Craps Games

Three Cards of the Same Colour
This is a combination of three cards of the same colour.

For example:

Use: Card Games

Three Cards of the Same Suit
This is a combination of three cards of the same suit.

For example:

Use: Card Games

Three Diamond Sevens
This is a combination of three Seven cards, of the Diamond suit.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Three Dice Total Bet
A bet that the total value of the dice will equal a specific amount, and what the value is.

For example, this is a Three Dice Total Eleven:

Use: Sic Bo Games

Street Bet

Also known as Three in a Row Bet

An Inside bet on any three numbers in a row. The chip is placed on the outside line at the start of the row.

Use: Roulette Games

Three of a Kind
This is a combination of three cards of the same denomination.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Three Sevens of a Mixed Suit
This is a combination of three Seven cards of different suits.

For example:

and

Use: Blackjack Games

Three Sevens of Spades
This is a combination of three Seven cards of the Spades suit.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Three Sevens of the Same Suit
This is a combination of three Seven cards of the same suit.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Three Sevens of the Same Suit, and the dealer has a Seven Face-up
This is a combination of three Seven cards of the same suit, and where the dealer has a Seven card face-up.

For example, your hand includes:

And the dealer’s face-up card is:

Use: Blackjack Games

Tie

Also known as Push or Standoff

To end a game with the same results as the dealer or another player.

Use: Card Games, Tournament Games

Tie Bet
A bet that the player and dealer’s hands will tie.

In Baccarat games, this is a bet that the banker and player’s hands will have the same value and tie.

Use: Card Games

Tournament Chips or Coins
The chips or coins used to play a tournament.

Tournament chips and coins represent no monetary value and have no cash-out value. They are simply counters for the tournaments and are used to determine the winners.

Use: Tournament Games

Tournament Chips or Coins
The chips or coins used to play a tournament.

Tournament chips and coins represent no monetary value and have no cash-out value. They are simply counters for the tournaments and are used to determine the winners.

Use: Tournament Games

Trailing Wilds™ Symbol
A wild symbol that replicates and moves down one position on the reels after every spin. These symbols are held until they move to last position on the reel.

Use: Slot Games

Trio Bet
An Inside bet on three numbers, comprising 0, 1 and 2 or 0, 2 and 3. The chip is placed on the intersection of the dividing lines between 0, 1 and 2 or 0, 2 and 3.

Use: Roulette Games

Triple
In Rummy games, this is a combination of three cards of the same denomination.

For example, this is a Triple Queen:

In Sic Bo, this is a combination of three dice that display the same number.

For example, this is a Triple 2:

Use: Rummy Games and Sic Bo Games

Triple Bet
A bet that the three dice will display the same number, and what the number is.

For example, this is a Triple 3:

Use: Sic Bo Games

Turn
The fourth community card dealt, after the flop.

Use: Poker Games

Hit

Also known as Twist or Draw

To request another card from the shoe. You can request another card when your hand is not strong enough to beat the dealer’s hand, and does not equal or exceed the value of 21. You are dealt one card.

Use: Blackjack Games

Two Cards of the Same Suit
This is a combination of two cards of the same suit.

For example:

Use: Card Games

Two Dice Combination Bet
A bet that two of the dice will display different numbers, and what the numbers are.

For example, this is a Combination 1 – 4, 1 – 6, and 4 – 6:

Use: Sic Bo Games

Pair
In card games, this is a combination of two cards of the same denomination.

For example, in a five-card hand this is a Two Pairs combination:

And in a three-card hand, this is a One Pair or Pair combination:

In Blackjack games, a combination of two cards of the same value is also considered a pair.

For example:

In dice games, this is a combination of two dice that have the same value.

For example:

Two Pairs (Jacks or Better)
This is a combination of a pair of Jack, Queen, King or Ace cards, and any other pair.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Two Sevens of a Mixed Suit
This is a combination of two Seven cards of different suits.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Two Sevens of the Same Suit
This is a combination of two Seven cards of the same suit.

For example:

Use: Blackjack Games

Value
The numerical value of a card or a die.

For example, this card has a value of 4:

And this die has a value of 2:

Value is used to determine the card ranking or dice ranking.

Use: Dice Games and Card Games

Video Slot
A slot game that has five reels and multiple paylines.

Use: Slot Games

Wild

Also known as Wild Symbol, Substitute Symbol or Wild Card

In slot games, this is a symbol that substitutes for other symbols to complete winning combinations.

In card games, this is a card that substitutes for other cards, and has any denomination and suit you choose, to complete a hand.

Use: All Games

Wild Reel
A reel where all positions are wild and substitutes for other symbols to complete winning combinations.

Use: Slot Games

Wild Royal Flush
This is a combination of an Ace, King, Queen, Jack and Ten card of the same suit, and a wild card. This hand can be completed with one or more wild cards.

For example:

Use: Poker Games

Wild Symbol Stack
A feature that displays the same symbols stacked on top of each other on the same reel. The multiple symbols substitute for other symbols to complete winning combinations.

Use: Slot Games

Wild, Multiplier Symbol

Also known as Substitute, Multiplier Symbol

A symbol that substitutes for other symbols to complete winning combinations and multiplies the payout.

Use: Slot Games

Wild Scatter symbol
A symbol that substitutes for other symbols to complete winning combinations.

A symbol that does not need to appear in a line on an enabled payline, to win. It can be scattered anywhere on the reels.

Use: Slot Games